As a part of all field experience practicums, you will observe and participate in public and/or private school classrooms. You will be placed in a variety of settings within your certification area—from early childhood to senior high school classrooms in both private and/or public schools.
At LETU, students begin their classroom observation during their first year! You might student teach or coach at:
Other Field Experience Opportunities:
Beginning the spring of your freshman year, you will begin Teach Prep I. Teach Prep I involves three field experience practicums. Each practicum has specific requirements, tailored to your certification needs. Here are a few options:
At LeTourneau, we are serious about our motto: "Every Workplace. Every Nation." For that reason, we encourage all of our students to participate in our many off-campus study programs. Read about Megan Hillman's experience abroad.
Many study programs are coordinated through the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities' (CCCU) Best Semester program. LeTourneau University, a member of the CCCU, offers many programs as semester-long academic experiences.
To see the ways you can become one of our globe-trekking students, visit our Office of International Studies.
These are a few of the conferences held each year on the campus of LeTourneau University. You will work with faculty to sponsor these conferences! Talk about a great way to make connections!
If you think our students are busy, you should see what our faculty are up to!