Cooperating Teachers

Student Teaching Resources for Cooperating Teachers

The Education Department at Augsburg University thanks you for working with a student teacher.

Overview of Student Teaching Timeline and Tasks

EdTPA

Student teachers will complete this state-mandated performance assessment. The following resources will help you support your student teaching in this task.

Field Experience Resources for Cooperating Teachers

The Education Department at Augsburg University thanks you for your mentoring of teacher candidates. We value the exposure, skill-building, and practice that field experience provides and realize that without dedicated professionals in the field these experiences would not be possible.   

Field Experience Requirements by Course

Please use the links below to view the requirements for the following courses:

Foundations Courses:

Elementary Education Courses:

Secondary Education Courses:

ESL Courses:

Health and Physical Education Courses:

Music Education Courses:

Special Education Courses:


Expectations of the Cooperating Teacher

  • Mentor teacher candidates, provide opportunities for them to engage with students, observe their teaching, and provide constructive feedback.
  • Complete evaluation forms and verify field hours in Tk20 by the completion deadline.
  • Immediately contact the course instructor or Field Experience Specialist if you have concerns about the candidate’s professional dispositions.

Forms and Information: