•  cooperating teachers OCE

    Field Experience Cooperating Teachers

    For Cooperating Teachers

    Cooperating Teachers will:

    • Help the teacher candidate feel comfortable and welcome.
    • Review school policies and procedures.
    • Encourage teacher candidate to get involved in school activities.
    • Share materials and ideas.
    • Assist the candidate in developing standards based lessons.
    • Observe and provide constructive feedback.
    • Know and implement the co-teaching strategies.
    • Mentor and guide the teacher candidate.
    • Model effective teaching strategies and professional behavior.
    • Be flexible; allow the teacher candidate to try new ideas.
    • Communicate expectations.
    • Be understanding and patient.
    • Maintain consistency and accountability.  


    Course instructors will send out an email with the link to the final evaluation for you to complete.