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Important Dates for Fall 2023 Student teachers and Clinical Experience Candidates

  • Week of May 22, 2023: CEST Office will begin to release Fall 2023 placement information
  • 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, 2023: Mandatory Fall 2023 Student Teaching Orientation
  • Monday, Aug. 21, 2023: Start of Fall 2023 Student Teaching 
  • Monday, Dec. 4, 2023: Last day of Fall 2023 Student Teaching and Clinical Experiences 

Important dates for Spring 2024 Student teachers and clinical experience Candidates

  • 3:00-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2023: Spring 2024 Student Teaching information session via Zoom. Students may join this meeting at Spring 2024 Student Teaching Information Session 
  • 3:00-4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 20, 2023: Spring 2024 Clinical information session via Zoom. Students may join this meeting at Spring 2024 Clinical Information Session
  • Monday, April 24, 2023: Recorded information sessions available on D2L for Spring 2024 Student Teaching and Clinical Experiences
  • Wednesday, May 31, 2023: Recorded information sessions for Spring 2024 Student Teaching and Clinical Experiences closes
  • Wednesday, May 31, 2023: Spring 2024 Clinical and Student Teaching application deadline

Virtual Principal Panel

The Daniel L. Goodwin College of Education will host a virtual Principal Panel on Thursday, April 27 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. via Zoom at Goodwin College of Education Principal Panel. At this event, Chicago area school principals will share their perspectives on teaching in the 21st century. They will discuss the benefits and challenges of the teaching profession. And, they will offer insights on what school administrators are looking for when hiring teachers.