Field Experience Announcements – Athens State University

August 19 – September 9

Window for students to 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 9

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

September 23 (or October 11)

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 11; 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 23 – November 22

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

October 21 – November 1

 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 will be required the Friday, October 18

November 22

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

January 6 – January 21

Window for students to 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

January 21

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

February 3 (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 3 – April 17

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

March 2 – March 13

 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 will be required the Friday, February 28

April 17

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 1 – May 26

Window for students to submit 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 summer semester

May 26

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

June 5

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 15-26

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
  • Mandatory orientation will be required Friday, June 12. You will be notified.

July 24

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