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.


Mandatory meetings for student teachers

The Placement Meeting for Spring 2015 student teachers has been moved!

Thursday, Nov. 20 4:00-5:00 p.m. NEW LOCATION:  Simmons Hall Auditorium Rm. 111

The Student Teaching Orientation Meeting is a requirement in order to student teach.

If you will be student teaching in Fall 2015, you must attend one of the meetings listed below.

** Note the location change for those in red.**

Tuesday, Dec. 2 9:00-10:30 am Simmons Hall Auditorium, Rm. 111
Wednesday, Dec. 3 10:30 am-12:00 pm Simmons Hall Auditorium, Rm. 111
Thursday, Dec. 4 2:00-3:30 pm Simmons Hall Auditorium, Rm. 111
Thursday, Dec. 4 4:30-6:00 pm Simmons Hall Auditorium, Rm. 111

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.

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

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) 972-7961
Fax:
(330) 972-2517

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