Simpson College Teacher Education Conceptual Framework
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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
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The ten standards and related assessment criteria developed by the Education Department to define the attributes, skills, and knowledge of a competent teacher candidate.
Annual Mandatory Student Teaching Application Deadlines
Fall : Application Materials due Nov. 1 one year prior to student teaching semester
ePortfolio due Feb. 10 - semester prior to student teaching
Spring : Application Materials due March 1 one year prior to student teaching semester
ePortfolio due Oct. 1 one semester prior to student teaching semester