School of Education Student Teaching and Field Experience at UA

The Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience

The Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience is responsible for the placement and supervision of UA student teachers in area schools.

SPRING 2023 STUDENT TEACHING ORIENTATION MEETING

Friday, April 29, 2022| 3 - 4 p.m. Virtual Teams Meeting

Mandatory meeting for any student that plans to student teach Spring ’23.

You will receive important information and paperwork that includes:

  • Student Teaching Checklist
  • Information on the BCI/FBI and eligibility
  • EdTPA, OAE, and Q & A

For student teaching in Fall 2022, refer to this orientation checklist.

If you need assistance please email: caf44@uakron.edu

Course registration assistance

If you have been admitted to the School of Education and need assistance registering for education courses, click below for details.

Undergrad students admitted to the School of Education:

If you have met prerequisites for a class and are unable to enroll in that class, or if a course requires faculty approval to register, place the course you want/need in your shopping cart in your My Akron Student Center and fill out this

  • Registration assistance form
  • Student Teaching Resources

    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.

    Get TPA Help

    University Supervisors & Mentor Teachers

    The role of a University Supervisor or Mentor Teacher is critical to the development and success of our students. The following pages are resources that will support you in your role.

    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience
    The University of Akron
    LeBron James Family Foundation School of Education
    Zook Hall 238
    Akron, OH 44325-4203

    Phone: 330-972-6494

    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 and assigned by course instructors.

    Meet the Staff

    Jennifer J. Morgan Jennifer J. Morgan, M. Ed.
    Director, Student Teaching and Field Experience
    Phone: 330-972-6494
    Email: jjp15@uakron.edu

    Katie Feudner Catherine (Katie) Feudner
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 330-972-7961
    Email: caf44@uakron.edu