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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.

Important Reminders

January 9, 2019 – Internship Orientation (9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)

January 9, 2019 – Spring 2019 Classes Begin

January 10, 2019 – First Day in Schools for Interns

January 21, 2019 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University Closing)

January 24, 2019 – Internship Applications Due for Fall 2019

February 8, 2019 – TEP Interview Card and Application Due Date

March 4 – 8th, 2019 – Mid-Term Week

March 8, 2019 – First Intern Placement Ends

March 11, 2019 – Second Intern Placement Begins

March 15, 2019 – TEP Interviews (1 – 5 p.m.)

April 1, 2019 – TEP Paperwork Deadline/Internship Paperwork Deadline

April 5, 2019 – Certification Application Deadline for May 2019 Graduates

May 1, 2019 – Last Day in Schools for Interns

May 2, 2019 – Intern Final Seminar

May 4, 2019 – Commencement

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. 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.

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