Cooperating Teachers

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:

Contact us:

Ann Marie Yacobucci, Field Experience Specialist Email: <yacobuca@augsburg.edu>

  • Direct # 612-330-1675
  • Education Department Phone # 612-330-1130
  • Education Department Fax # 612-330-1339

Office: Sverdrup Hall, Room 3A

Mailing Address (click for directions):
2221 Riverside Avenue, Campus Box 312
Minneapolis, MN 55454