Field Experience Announcements

January 4 – January 19

  • The window for students to 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 19

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

February 8 (or February 22)

  • CA1-3 Courses: Students view their placements. Follow “Comments” instructions for contacting the school.
  • CA 4 Instructor-Led Courses may view assigned placements on February 22; 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 8 – April 16

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

March 1 – March 12

  • CA 4 Courses: Students will complete Instructor-Led FE days during this 2 week COE course release timeframe
  • you will be assigned randomly; please leave these dates open for availability
  • Mandatory orientation may be required Friday, February 26

April 16

  • 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 located at www.athens.edu/pdfs/coe/FE-Handbook.pdf.

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 located at www.athens.edu/pdfs/coe/FE-Handbook.pdf.