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Simpson College Teacher Education Conceptual Framework

View or download the Conceptual Framework

The unit's conceptual framework establishes the shared vision for the unit and provides the foundation for coherences among curriculum, instruction, field experiences, clinical practice, assessment, and evaluation aligned with professional standards and best practice in classroom instruction and school leadership.

 

Simpson College Teacher Education Competency Standards and Criteria

View or download the Competency Standards and Criteria

The ten standards and related assessment criteria developed by the Education Department to define the attributes, skills, and knowledge of a competent teacher candidate.

 

Simpson College Teacher Education Handbooks

View or download the Teacher Education Handbook

View the Graduate Teacher Education Handbook

 

Transitioning to the College’s New Engaged Citizenship Curriculum

Transition Document 1:  General Advising Information

Transition Document 2:  Examples of Changes in Elementary Student Programs

Transition Document 3:  Undergraduate Advising Checklist

 

Annual Mandatory Student Teaching Application Deadlines

 

Fall Undergrad:   Application Materials due Nov. 1 one year prior to student teaching semester

                            ePortfolio due Feb. 10 - semester prior to student teaching

 

Fall MAT:  Application Materials due Nov. 1 one year prior to student teaching semester

                  ePortfolio due April 29  -semester prior to student teaching

 

Spring Undergrad:  Application Materials due March 1 one year prior to student teaching semester

                                ePortfolio due Oct. 1 one semester prior to student teaching semester

 

Spring MAT:  Application materials due March 1 one year prior to student teaching semester

                      ePortfolio due Nov. 29 – semester prior to student teaching

 

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