Student Teaching Information

Application Process

  • Students are required to pass the Praxis II content area exam before student teaching. 
  • Scores must be received by Teacher Education no later than the 7th week of the Fall or Spring semester prior to each student teaching semester or students will not be placed for student teaching.
  • Completed student teaching placement packets are due to the Undergraduate Teacher Education Office the fifth week of the fall or spring semester prior to the student teaching semester. Due date will be posted on the Teacher Education website.
  • Required materials are below.
  • Updated information will be posted on the calendar on this website. If you have questions, call the Undergraduate Teacher Education Office, 719-587-7776.

Student Teaching Materials

  • Required orientation meeting for all students who are student teaching the following semester. Date will be posted on the Teacher Education Calendar.
  • All contacts with the K-12 schools are made by the Department of Teacher Education.
  • Students may not initiate their own placement contacts or arrangements.
  • Violation of these guidelines is grounds for suspension or dismissal from the program.

Job Search

  • Access school district job openings, post your resume, search the Colorado Database.