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Education and Human Development

Teacher Education Services

Welcome to the Teacher Education Services (TES) webpage. Teacher Education Services deals with TEP admission and retention; internship eligibility; and teacher certification upon completion of a teacher certification program. The Office of Field and Clinical Experiences, housed within Teacher Education Services, arranges field experience placements including placements for internship.  See the links on the right side of the page for specific information.

Click on the link below for the academic calendar of TES Dates and Deadlines

Important Reminders:

August 26, 2019 – Internship Orientation Seminar (Wills 200)

August 26, 2019 – Fall 2019 Classes Begin

August 27, 2019 – First Day in Schools for Interns

September 1, 2019 – Spring 2020 Internship Applications Due

September 1, 2019 – TEP Interview Card and Applications Due

October 18, 2019 – TEP Interviews

October 18, 2019 – First Placement Ends

October 21, 2019 – Second Placement Begins

November 1, 2019 – TEP Paperwork Due (Interview & Successful Praxis Test Results)

November 1, 2019 – Certification Application Due

November 1, 2019 – Spring 2020 Internship Paperwork Due (Successful Praxis Test Results & Negative TB Test)

November 21, 2019 – TEP Interviews

December 11, 2019 – Internship Kick-Off from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

December 12, 2019 – TEP Interviews


About Us

Our knowledgeable and friendly staff handles all matters related to state certification. In addition, staff members monitor admission, retention, and completion requirements for all programs that lead to state licensure. They work with faculty in developing new programs, updating current programs, and preparing current programs for accreditation reviews.

Driving Directions

For directions to the University of Montevallo from Birmingham or from Montgomery, click here

Below are directions to find Teacher Education Services when you arrive on campus.

Visitor Parking: Enter campus through the brick columns off Oak Street. Turn almost immediately to the right at Palmer Hall. Visitor parking is available in the large lot to the right of Palmer Hall.

Wills Hall: From the visitor parking lot walk around or past Palmer Hall, and toward the large bronze statue of hands (the “Becoming” statue). Wills Hall is on King-Harman Street which runs left just beyond the statue. Facing Wills Hall, we are immediately to the right of the old water tower and immediately to the left of Bloch Hall.

Teacher Education Services: Second floor Wills Hall, Room 207