Winthrop University: College of Education - Year-long Internship

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College of Education

Year-long Internship

Overview

The year-long internship provides candidates an opportunity to experience multiple facets of professional teaching through two structures:

  1. Following a school district calendar starting at the beginning of the K-12 academic year (this means candidates start when teacher workdays are scheduled in August and follow the district calendar through late April); 
  2. Remaining in one placement/school for both semesters (some K-12 content areas must change grade levels thus have a different placement for Internship II).

Handbook

Information for university supervisors, mentor teachers, and teacher candidates is available in the Year-long Internship Handbook (under "Handbooks and Guides" at www2.winthrop.edu/rex/rex/downloads.html).

Assessments

Internship I and Internship II evaluations are key assessments. These are updated annually and posted at www2.winthrop.edu/rex/rex/downloads.html under "Midterm and Final Evaluations." Lesson plan templates for each program area are also posted at this link.

Last Updated: 4/9/20