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School of Education

Student Resources

Student Teaching and Early Field Experiences

Quality educational experiences through field experiences in the educational community reflect IU Northwest's commitment to providing you with the tools needed to become reflective professionals (agents of change). 

The purpose of field based experiences is two-fold:

  1. to allow learning through the application of theoretical knowledge gained through coursework and
  2. to provide a learning environment in a clinical setting. 

The benefits of field experiences are numerous.  In addition to building relationships with the local educational community, field based experiences foster commitment to service learning through reciprocal commitment by the community and IUN.  Field experiences also underscore the importance of being in a continual learning environment that includes K-12 teachers, administrators and other members of the school and community-learning environment.

Beginning Monday, February 10, 2014, the content and pedagogy assessments included in the Indiana CORE Assessments will be available for administration. Students may start registering for these exams on December 4, 2013 on the Indiana Core Assessments program website.

Fall 2013 Student Teaching Seminars

Attendance is Mandatory at ALL Scheduled Seminars!!!

Suicide Prevention Seminar
date to be announced - 1:00-3:00pm
Hawthorn Hall 107

CPR Workshop
(Not Mandatory)
Friday, November 22 - 10:30am-5:00pm
Hawthorn Hall 200
Fee:  $35.00 (CASH ONLY)
Bring lunch and a pillow
*Secondary/TtT Work/Folders Due Today*

Licensing Information & Online Registration Seminar
Friday, December 13
1st session:  2:00p
2nd session:  3:00p
Hawthorn Hall 333
*TAL-Elementary Education Work/Folders Due Today*

*FINAL COURSEWORK DUE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13
NO LATER THAN 3:00PM*