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Point 3: Field Experience

Alternative certification students are required to complete 12 SCH of coursework prior to beginning an internship or clinical teaching  Upon program admission, 30 hours of classroom observation (observation is embedded in ED 506 and ED 557) and completion of a four courses during the summer (ED 506, ED 508, ED 530 amd ED 557), students may complete field experience in one of two ways:

1)    Year-long Paid-Internship (Alternative Certification Program – ACP) - Obtain teaching position as first-year teacher.  In addition to tuition for ED 485, please note there is a supervision fee charged each semester.

2)    One semester of Clinical Teaching (Student Teaching)  - Fall or Spring 

Those planning on completing via Year-long Internship call 903/223-3044 or email acp@tamut.edu for requirements and eligibility for Probationary Certification. 

Those planning to complete field experience via Clinical Practicum are expected submit Notice of Intent for  Clinical Teaching during month of July for Fall Clinical and during the month of September for Spring Clinical through Tk20. Enroll in ED 410 Clinical Teaching (6SCH)

NOTICE:

Spring Clinical (Student) Teaching applications are available September 1 to September 30.

Fall Clinical (Student) Teaching applications are available July1 to July 31.

Login into Tk20  https://tamut.tk20.com using your FREE applicant account.  Complete "Notice of Intent for Clinical Teaching (Alternative Certification Program).

Questions? Call 903/223-3044 or email acp@tamut.edu.

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