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Early Field Experience

Early field experience (C I 295 and 295 A/B) occurs typically during semesters 3 or 4 (No application necessary)

Early field experience (C I 295 and 295A/B) does not require a preliminary application, unless exceptions occur due to schedule conflicts.

Middle Field Experience

Middle field experience (C I 495 A/B/C) occurs typically during semesters 6 or 7 (online application necessary; see below)

Middle field experience (C I 495A/B/C): This information is to be submitted one year in advance of the semester for which the practicum is planned ( September 30th of the previous year for fall semester and January 31 of the previous year for spring semester). There is a separate online application for the middle-level field experiences.

Student Teaching

Student teaching practicum (C I 495D/F or E) occurs typically during semesters 7 or 8 (online application necessary; see below)

Student teaching (C I 495 D/F or E): Online applications must be submitted by the beginning of the semester one year in advance of the academic year desired for a student teaching assignment. Example: Applications are due Fall Semester 2014 (end of September) for student teaching in Fall Semester 2015; while an application for a Spring 2015 student teaching assignment must be filed by the end of January 2014.

Student Teaching

Student teaching is the culminating field experience in the teacher education curriculum.
Student teaching is the culminating field experience in the teacher education curriculum.
Student Teaching

Student teaching opportunities are provided at a variety of locations depending on the specific certification program.

Clearances

You can find what clearances you will need for student teaching.
You can find what clearances you will need for student teaching.
Clearances

Check what clearances are required for your classes.

Contact

Our staff is here to help answer any questions you may have about our programs.
Our staff is here to help answer any questions you may have about our programs.
Contact

, Curriculum & Instruction Field Experience
173A Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802

(814) 863.4469