Prior to student teaching, Elementary Education students must pass the MTTC Elementary Education Test #83. It is also recommended that students pass their subject area test prior to student teaching. Study guides for tests are available at the MTTC website.
Level 2 Elementary Education students must complete the following Clinical Experiences:
TED 3550 Teaching Research and Practice 5 Cr.
Students are required to complete one semester of pre-student teaching in an elementary classroom, grades 1-5. Beginning Winter 2010, TED 3550 will require four mornings a week or two full days a week in a classroom and a mandatory seminar. Students are in a cohort of 15-20 students with a WSU instructor.
TED 5780 Directed Teaching and Conference 10 - 12 Cr.
Students are required to complete one semester of student teaching in an elementary classroom, grades 1-5. TED 5780 requires five days a week in a classroom with mandatory seminars throughout the semester.