2016-2017 Catalog

SPED 419 Student Teaching in the Elementary School

In this culminating field experience, candidates complete a teaching experience in an elementary school under the supervision of a cooperating teacher and college supervisor. This is a full-semester assignment. Graded S, U.


8-10 credit hours.


Concurrent enrollment in SPED 440; satisfactory completion of the admission and retention requirements for the special education and the elementary programs; passing score(s) on the Praxis II Content Knowledge Tests, approved Preparing to Teach Portfolio in all applicable programs; completion of the community service requirement; and a negative result from the required tuberculin test. Undergraduates and second degree candidates must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 a full semester prior to student teaching.


Fall, Spring.