Welcome To The COE Field Placement Site

Welcome College of Education students, school district teachers, and field supervisors to the UNLV College of Education Field Experiences site. Students who visit this site you will find information and answers to questions you have about practicum, pre-student teaching, student teaching, and the requirements for each. Mentor Teachers who visit this site will find information related to the requirements of serving as a mentor for our students. Field/site supervisors who visit this site will find information related to managing the field placements of the students who are assigned to you. Begin by clicking on the appropriate button directly below.

Upcoming Deadlines:

October 1, 2016: Last day to submit an application to take a Field Experience Course in the Spring 2017 semester. Applications can be accessed in the Teacher Education Field Experiences Portal after first meeting with an advisor.


Teacher Education Field Experiences Portal

The Teacher Education Field Experiences Portal is where students, mentor teachers, and field supervisors go to access and submit field observation/evaluation forms. Applications and waiver forms to for field experiences are also available within the portal.


Educational & Clinical Studies Student Information


Teaching & Learning Student Information


Music Education Student Information

Information for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in the music education program are listed on this page.

Directions: The information below is provided for Music Education students.

  1. Complete a paper application and take it to Dr. Eugenie Burkett's office with a CCSD fingerprint receipt and Praxis™ Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core) scores.
  2. Once the OFE has checked your GPA and Praxis™ Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core) scores, you will receive permission to complete the online application.
  3. Go to: https://unlvcoe.org/ofe/
  4. Log in using your ENTIRE Rebelmail address as your login name. Your Password will be generated by the system and sent to you by e-mail to the Rebelmail address you provide.
  5. A password will NOT be sent to a personal e-mail account.
  6. Confirm your password by e-mail.
  7. Make certain that you complete the insurance waiver as part of the online application.
  8. Register for the course in MyUNLV.
  9. Submit an application for EVERY course in which you must complete a practicum or student teaching experience in the semester in which you intend to register and complete the requirement (MUS 481 E, MUS 481 S, MUS 502, MUS 452 A, MUS 452B, MUS 452C.)
  10. Student accounts are NEVER removed. You will be able to access all Cooperating Teacher, Mentor Teacher, and University Supervisor evaluations after you graduate.

Fingerprinting Information

Effective 10/01/2015, the Clark County School District (CCSD) will be moving to online payment for fingerprints as well as an online CCSD Volunteer Application for all practicum students, interns, and student teachers. CCSD will no longer accept money orders/ cashier's checks for fingerprint payment. For more information visit the Fingerprinting and CCSD Form site.


Mentor Teachers

Below are links to resources to assist you in mentoring UNLV College of Education Field Experience students.

Handbook

  • Department of Teaching & Learning Field Experience Handbook (PDF)

Field Experience Portal

  • Field Observations/Evaluations must be submitted online in the Field Experience Portal.
    • Performance Evaluation (PDF)
    • Performance Rating Criteria (PDF)
    • Performance Evaluation Rubric (PDF)
    • Professional Dispositions Form (Word | PDF)
    • Professional Dispositions Rubric (Word | PDF)
  • Submit a Help Request if you need assistance with logging in or using the Field Experience Portal.
  • Unless otherwise specified, the last day to fill out student online observations/evaluations for the Fall Semester will be December 23, and for the Spring Semester will be May 23.

Syllabi

  • CIE 601 Syllabi (PDF)
  • CIS 602 Syllabi (PDF)

Documents

  • Absence Form (Word | PDF)
  • Analysis of Student Work for EDEL 311 (PDF)
  • Collaborative Assessment Log (Word | PDF)
  • Community Service Log (Word | PDF)
  • E-Portfolio Planning Guide (Word | PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Details (PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Template (PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Rubric (PDF)
  • Secondary Lesson Plan Template (PDF)
  • Secondary Lesson Plan Rubric (PDF)
  • Time Record (Word | PDF)

Field Supervisors & Site Facilitators

Below are links to resources to assist you in supervising UNLV College of Education Field Experience students.

Handbook

  • Department of Teaching & Learning Field Experience Handbook (PDF)
  • Department of Teaching & Learning ARL Field Experience Handbook (PDF)

Field Experience Portal

  • Field Observations/Evaluations must be submitted online in the Field Experience Portal.
    • Performance Evaluation (PDF)
    • Performance Rating Criteria (PDF)
    • Performance Evaluation Rubric (PDF)
    • Professional Dispositions Form (Word | PDF)
    • Professional Dispositions Rubric (Word | PDF)
  • Submit a Help Request if you need assistance with logging in or using the Field Experience Portal.
  • Unless otherwise specified, the last day to fill out student online observations/evaluations for the Fall Semester will be December 23, and for the Spring Semester will be May 23.

Documents

  • Absence Form (Word | PDF)
  • Analysis of Student Work for EDEL 311 (PDF)
  • Collaborative Assessment Log (Word | PDF)
  • Community Service Log (Word | PDF)
  • E-Portfolio Planning Guide (Word | PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Details (PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Template (PDF)
  • Elementary Lesson Plan Rubric (PDF)
  • Secondary Lesson Plan Template (PDF)
  • Secondary Lesson Plan Rubric (PDF)
  • Time Record (Word | PDF)