Teacher Expectations Responsibilities of the Cooperating Teachers Cooperating Teachers must have the Clinical Educator Training, at least three years of successful teaching experience and evidence of reaching Highly Effective Professional Status. Florida Gulf Coast University appreciates the time and effort involved in fulfilling the complex role of the cooperating teacher.
Back to top Attendance, absences and leave procedures Expectations regarding attendance, absence from the school and leave are in accord with the expectations of teachers at the specific school.
It is the responsibility of each intern to determine what these are. The University requires interns attend for all of the normal school day, on each day scheduled of the internship, except where leave of absence has been approved.
Any absence must be covered by approved Leave of Absence in accordance with University policy. Back to top Jury duty Jury duty does not entitle interns to an exemption from internship. Back to top Safety of students under duty of care of the intern Accidents to school students during activities conducted by interns are the responsibility of the interns.
Back to top Social media The eSafety program provides extremely useful guidelines for student teachers in their final year of their course.
As the introduction on the eSafety website says: Topics covered include cyberbullying, sexting, safe social networking, identity protection, digital citizenship and professional conduct. Aside from exceptional circumstances, termination of an internship will generally have been preceded by a process for students in need of additional supportincluding clear communication of all concerns and instigation of a remediation plan and timetable pdf, 84kB.
Grounds for exclusion would include: Back to top Schools as alcohol- and drug-free sites Interns are reminded that all schools are alcohol- and drug-free sites. Failure to observe these legal obligations will result in immediate termination of the internship and consequent failure to complete requirements for the award of the degree.
Back to top Occupational health and safety induction Interns must be made aware of occupational health and safety policy and practices at the commencement of the placement period. A signed form must be faxed to the Office of Professional Experience or returned by the school experience coordinator when documents are returned.Student Internship Comments.
Here’s what past students had to say about the internship experience "I thoroughly enjoyed my internship this summer and now have very valuable experience under my belt. An internship program helps prepare aspiring teachers for their future in education.
There are numerous benefits in joining a student teaching internship. Two of the most important are the classroom teaching experience and a chance to work under experienced teachers who act as your mentors.
An internship is a pre-professional experience whereby individuals get the required experience to get hired in a career field of interest. By completing an internship, students will develop the knowledge and skills employers seek in this competitive job market.
Internship experience is highly valued and, if you did well during your internship, you can expect a favorable response from school districts. When completing your internship, don’t forget to get letters of recommendation from your mentor teachers and .
Summer Internship Goals and Expectations: by Rebecca Damas. by Daniels Career Services should have designated learning goals and should be able to reflect upon the entire internship experience in terms of the knowledge you have gained.
Visit the Daniels College of Business on the University of Denver's campus and learn more . An internship is an experiential academic experience in which a student has intentional learning goals/objectives with measurable outcomes. These learning goals/objectives may include: Academic Learning: the student may apply and test knowledge learned in the classroom to .