Student Teaching and Internship

This degree is only offered as an accelerated program in an online format.

In order to fulfill the Field Experience component of Texas Teaching Certification, a student must complete either Student Teaching or Internship.

Student Teaching - As a prerequisite for teacher certification, all students must complete 6 credit hours of student teaching. Student teaching is 13 weeks of full time/unpaid time spent with a mentor teacher in a classroom.

  • Graduate EC-6 Student Teachers will enroll in MEDU5356;
  • Graduate 4-8 Student Teachers will enroll in MEDU5386;

Student Teaching placements will be arranged by the Field Supervisor at the corresponding Educational Center closest to where the student is completing coursework. Deadlines for Student Teaching applications are March 15 for the following Fall semester placement, and October 15 for the following Spring semester placement. NOTE: Student Teaching cannot be done during the Summer semester.


M.Ed Teach and Learn EC-6

  1. Students may take only one course at a time in addition to student teaching.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 12 hours of MEDU courses prior to student teaching.
  3. Courses taken prior to student teaching must include:
    1. MEDU5333-Effective Methodologies of Math and Science
    2. MEDU5373-Effective Methodologies of Language Arts and Social Studies
    3. MEDU5233-Classroom Management (with a grade of B or higher)

M.Ed Teach and Learn 4-8

  1. Students may take only one course at a time in addition to student teaching.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 12 hours of MEDU courses prior to student teaching.
  3. Courses taken prior to student teaching must include:
    1. MEDU5213-Content Area Reading and Writing
    2. MEDU5283-Assessment and Instructional Planning
    3. MEDU5313-Teaching the Young Adolescent
    4. MEDU5233-Classroom Management (with a grade of B or higher)

Contact your Field Supervisor at your campus for:

Student Teaching – Internship

For additional information, you may also contact:

Vickie Fontaine
Coordinator of Education Field Experiences
(903) 233-3889 or VickieFontaine@letu.edu

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