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Can You Complete Student Teaching in Summer?

By Jamie Goodwin on February 21, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

Can you complete student teaching in summer? Unfortunately, most programs will tell you that this isn’t possible. However, there are select programs that allow student teaching in summer. Here are...

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Your Student Teaching Binder: What to Include

By Jamie Goodwin on February 20, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

A new student teacher often looks like a deer in headlights. They’re full of anxious anticipation to find out what the experience has to offer. It may take some time for you to get your bearings,...

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6 Student Teaching Lesson Plan Tips

By Jamie Goodwin on February 19, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Classroom

Your lesson plan should follow the format outlined by your college or cooperating teacher. In general, most lesson plans should include:

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Student Teaching Evaluation

By Allison White on February 18, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

The student teaching evaluation is typically completed by your supervising teacher at the end of the semester. Your program will ask them to rate how you’ve done in different areas. This often...

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Student Teaching Observation

By Allison White on February 14, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

Student teaching observation time can be nerve-wracking! But it doesn’t have to be. Take a deep breath, take time to prepare, and you’ll do fine.

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What to Do if Student Teaching Isn’t Going Well

By Jamie Goodwin on February 14, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

Student teaching is meant to be difficult, but some people have tougher experiences than others. They have unresponsive students, mentor teachers that aren’t willing to mentor them, or lessons...

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Student Teaching Difficulties to Prepare For

By Jamie Goodwin on February 06, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Classroom

Student teaching. The very idea strikes fear into the hearts of many teacher education students. As they prepare for the moment that they take over the classroom or get observed by seasoned...

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Should I Consider Teach for America?

By Peter Poer on February 03, 2019
Topics:  Teachers, Student Teaching, Career

For the uninitiated, Teach for America is an alternative certification program that recruits people to become teachers in high needs schools for a commitment of two years. TFA is a fairly...

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Student Teaching Ideas Your Students Will Love

By Jamie Goodwin on February 01, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Classroom, Middle School, Elementary

One lesson that I quickly learned when working with students is that it’s important to build a relationship with them. Students need to trust you and enjoy coming to class. As the time for your...

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How to Set Goals as a Student Teacher

By David Recine on February 01, 2019
Topics:  Student Teaching, Career

As I’ve mentioned before, student teaching is a very important step in your career. So you’ll want to prepare well for your first day of student teaching,  and set good goals. Knowing what you...

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