Education Student Services


Our Mission

The Office of Education Student Services will exemplify excellence and equity such that all teacher candidates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to successfully embark on their chosen path in life.


Excellence    Optimism    Judgment    Courage    Teamwork

Announcements and Deadlines

NEW for fall! Beginning fall 2016 Classroom Organization and Management Program (COMP) is a required part of the student teaching.


Teacher candidates that will be student teaching fall of 2016 must order a COMP manual through the UTM bookstore NO LATER than July 31, 2016.


Here's how to order:
"Fall 2016" term,
Department "COMP",
Course "Session"
Section "Elementary" or "Secondary


Reminder to 2016 fall student teacher candidates: ALL PASSING scores must arrive by August 1, 2016


Effective Fall 2015, students must pass ALL Praxis exams required for licensure prior to being admitted to student teaching. For additional information, contact the Office of Education Student Services located in 205 Gooch Hall.


NOTE: If you are in HLRN 311, HLRN 325 or SPED 300 and are NOT an education major, you are not required to purchase LIVETEXT. You MUST complete this wavier form.

Student Teaching Updates

2016 Fall Student Teaching calendar can be found here.


Deadline for student teaching and counseling internship applications for Spring 2017 is September 30, 2016.


Applications must be completed online.


Applications are available on-line (click here).

Request for Deadline Extension of Praxis Score Results

The request for deadline extension has been developed for students who have registered or taken the required Praxis exams but cannot provide a passing score within the timeframe required. This form must be completed and submitted no later than the stated deadline for score receipt (last day of the semester before student teaching begins). Students must complete the form on-line, sign, and submit to the Coordinator of Field Placements, 205A Gooch Hall by deadline.


If you have questions regarding the application process please contact Ms. Kim Castleman or Ms. Debbie Stigall

Application for Student Teaching

To begin the student teaching application process

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Test Information

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Request for Score Extention

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