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.

Attention Student Teaching Candidates – The Fall ’22 Student Teaching Application is now LIVE!
Application opens – January 3, 2022
Application closes – January 21, 2022
Note: We will not accept any late applications. If you need assistance please email:

Course registration assistance

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

Undergraduate students:

If you have met prerequisites for a class but need help getting into it:

Dr. Kim Beyer (student last names A-F)
Mr. Anthony LoVullo (student last names G-M)
Mr. Justin McHenry (student last names (N-Z)

If your course requires faculty approval to register (including closed/full sections):

  • Obtain their written approval and forward that to your adviser to assist with enrollment.

For all override requests:

  • Submit an email to your advisor with your student ID number, name of the course, course number and section number
  • Place the course you want/need in your shopping cart in your My Akron Student Center

Graduate students and Post-Bacc students:

Contact your faculty adviser in the School of Education for class registration assistance. If you are unsure of who your faculty advisor is contact Dr. Lenhart.

Student teaching

Refer to the following checklist for Fall 2022 student teaching orientation.

Orientation checklist

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

Katie Feudner Catherine (Katie) Feudner
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 330-972-7961