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.
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)
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. The staff includes the Director and liaison to the State Department, a Clinical and Field Placement Coordinator, a Clinical and Field Placement data specialist, and a Program Assistant.
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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