Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience

The Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience is composed of two separate "branches":  the Student Teaching branch and the Field Experience branch.  Select the area below based on the type of experience you need.


Student Teaching

The Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience is responsible for the placement and supervision of student teachers in area schools. Student teachers, cooperating teachers, and college supervisors are urged to follow the links within these pages for additional information and materials that will enhance the student teaching experience.

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University Supervisors / Mentor Teachers

The roles of University Supervisor and Mentor Teacher are critical to the development and success of our students.  On these pages are resources that will support you in your role.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Student Teaching and Field Experience
The University of Akron
College of Education
Central-Hower 303
Akron, OH 44325-4203

Telephone: (330) 972-2770
Fax:
(330) 972-2517

Field Experience

All teacher education students are required to participate satisfactorily in clinical and field-based experiences prior to recommendation for licensure for teaching in Ohio.  All placements in field experiences are made by the Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience. Learn more about field experience


Meet the Staff

Wendy Jewell Wendy Jewell
Director
Phone:  (330) 972-7987
Fax:  (330) 972-2517
Email:  wjewell@uakron.edu
Barb Baltrinic Barbara Baltrinic
Liaison
Phone:  (330) 972-5427
Email:  bbaltri@uakron.edu
Katie Feudner Catherine A. Feudner
Administrative Assistant
Phone:  (330) 972-7961
Email:  caf44@uakron.edu

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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