Technology Education Field Experience

Field experiences take place after the regular semester ends, during a three-week time frame at the start of winter or summer break. It is prefered that the candidate completes the 35 hours during five consecutive days if possible.

Registration and Orientation

Technology Education field experience candidates must register for thier field experience through myOswego the same way you register for all classes.

All technology education candidates must sign up for field experiences by the third week of classes each semester while taking the following courses:

Field Experience I
Elementary School
During TED 201 register for TED 211 (Field Experience I)
Field Experience II
Middle School
During TED 206 register for TED 216 (Field Experience II)
Field Experience III
High School
During TED 306 register for TED 316 (Field Experience III)

Dates to complete all TED Field Experiences:

Fall 2018
January 2 - 19, 2018

Spring 2018
May 14 - June 8, 2018

Tk20 Field Experience Application

Both the Field Experience and Student Teaching applications will become available and close on the dates listed below in Tk20. For those going into Field Experience III, your Student Teaching Application for the following semester will be included in the same application. 

Application available Application deadline
Anticipating Fall Field Experience September 1 October 18
Anticipating Spring Field Experience February 1 March 18

Orientation

A staff member from the Field Placement Office will conduct a Field Placement Orientation at the beginning of each semester.  In the Fall, the orientation will occur in September and in the Spring semester the orientation will occur in February.  Candidates will receive additional information during the courses listed above.