Policy LDA: Student Teaching and Internships

  The Committee encourages the administration to cooperate withteacher-training institutions in the placement of student teachers inthe school system. All initial arrangements with the colleges anduniversities shall be reviewed with the Committee.

The committee authorizes the administration to honor the reasonable rules and training guidelines of the sending institution.

In all arrangements made with colleges and universities, the schoolsystem will be given the privilege of interviewing and accepting orrejecting individual candidates for student teaching and internships.

The school administration will devise procedures for evaluating theperformance of student teachers that meet requirements of the sendinginstitution and fit with the Committee’s policies.

Region Voted to Approve: 7/19/83
Amherst Voted to Approve: 3/1/83
Pelham Voted to Approve: 8/9/83
Effective Date: 7/19/83