Field Experience Announcements

April 5 – May 21

  • The window for students to submit an online Field Experience application (MUST APPLY to guarantee your placement)
  • All students will be assigned a specific school placement based on availability in accordance with the course assignment.
  • Secondary Practicum Students: SC400/SC401 will not be conducted during the summer semester

May 21

  • Due date to submit online Field Experience application
  • (The Field Experience Coordinator must clear late requests)

June 7

  • Students may view their placements.  Do NOT contact the school.
  • Faculty Site Managers will email you information & details
  • To view your placement, go to Athens State Online / Student Tab / Field Experience Application

June 14 – 25

  • Students will complete FE days during this 2 week COE course release timeframe
  • you will be assigned randomly; please leave these dates open for availability
  • A mandatory orientation will be required Friday, June 12. You will be notified.

July 23

  • Deadline to submit Field Experience Verification Form (MUST be completed thoroughly)
  • Upload scanned copy into (1) Blackboard/My Organizations/ FE Link AND (2) LiveText Portfolio

Please download Field Experience Handout.

August 16 – September 7

  • Submit online Field Experience application (MUST APPLY to guarantee your placement)
  • CA 1-3 Courses / Component 1: you may request a specific school
  • CA 4 Courses / Component 3: you may not request a specific school
    • you will be assigned a location based on approved Instructor Led PDS sites located in/near Athens State
  • Secondary Practicum Students – SC400/SC401: you will be assigned a specific location pre-approved by your instructor

September 7

  • Due date to submit online Field Experience application
    (Late requests must be cleared by the Field Experience Coordinator)

September 27 (or October 8)

  • CA1-3 Courses: Students view their placements. Contact your school to schedule attendance dates.
  • CA 4 Instructor Led Courses may view assigned placements on October 8th; do NOT contact the school
    • Faculty Site Managers will email you information & details
  • To view your placement, go to Athens State Online / Student Tab / Field Experience Application

September 27 – November 19

  • CA 1-3 Courses: Students will complete requested field experience days during this 9-week period

October 18- October 29

  • CA 4 Courses: Students will complete Instructor Led FE days during this 2-week COE course release timeframe
    • you will be assigned at an Athens State approved site; please leave these dates open for availability
    • Mandatory orientation may be required Friday, October 15

December 2

  • Deadline to submit Field Experience Verification Form (MUST be completed thoroughly)
  • Upload scanned copy into (1) Blackboard/My Organizations/ FE Link AND (2) LiveText Portfolio

Please download Field Experience Handout.

January 4 – January 18

  • Submit an online Field Experience application (MUST APPLY to guarantee your placement)
  • CA 1-3 Courses / Component 1: you may request a specific school
  • CA 4 Courses / Component 3: you may not request a specific school
    • you will be assigned a location based on approved Instructor Led PDS sites located in/near Athens State
  • Secondary Practicum Students – SC400/SC401: you will be assigned a specific location pre-approved by your instructor

January 18

  • Due date to submit online Field Experience application
    (Late requests must be cleared by the Field Experience Coordinator)

February 7 (or February 21)

  • CA1-3 Courses: Students view their placements. Contact your school to schedule attendance dates.
  • CA 4 Instructor Led Courses may view assigned placements on February 21; do NOT contact the school
    • Faculty Site Managers will email you information & details
  • To view your placement, go to Athens State Online / Student Tab / Field Experience Application

February 17 – April 15

  • CA 1-3 Courses: Students will complete requested field experience days during this 9-week period
  • February 28 – March 11
    CA 4 Courses: Students will complete Instructor Led FE days during this 2-week COE course release timeframe

    • you will be assigned at an Athens State approved site; please leave these dates open for availability
    • Mandatory orientation may be required Friday, February 25th

April 28

  • Deadline to submit Field Experience Verification Form (MUST be completed thoroughly)
  • Upload scanned copy into (1) Blackboard/My Organizations/ FE Link AND (2) LiveText Portfolio

Please download Field Experience Handout.