Events for Students in the Professional Development Sequence




FALL 2024 SEMESTER 

 Date/TimeEventLocationParticipants

TBD

Pflugerville ISD Student Teacher Orientation


Mandatory for only Pflugerville ISD Student Teachers

TBD

Del Valle ISD Student Teacher/Intern Orientation


Mandatory for Del Valle ISD Student Teachers and Interns

TBD

Science of Teaching Reading (STR) Representative Test OverviewVirtual via CanvasMandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education

Tuesday, August 27, 2024

1:30 - 3:30 pm

Round Rock ISD Student Teacher Orientation

Photos will be taken for District ID badges.

HR Services Office

Mandatory for Round Rock ISD Student Teachers

Additional information will be sent out to student teachers placed in Round Rock ISD

TBD

Leander ISD Student Teacher Orientation


Mandatory for Leander ISD Student Teachers

TBD

Science of Teaching Reading (STR) Representative Test


Mandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education

TBD

Science of Teaching Reading (STR) Test - Required Study Session 



Mandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education
TBD

Austin ISD Student Teacher Orientation



Mandatory for all Student Teachers placed on AISD campuses

Interns will NOT attend


TBD


School Law - Online Module 

Asynchronous-Virtual Canvas Course

Mandatory in Intern semester UTeach Dance, Music, and Theatre.

Mandatory in Intern II semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, UTeach Urban Teach, and UTeach Art.

Mandatory in Intern III for Special Education.


Wednesday, September 4, 2024

5:30-6:30 pm

Teacher Job Search Tools Workshop



SZB 1.510 (Al Kiva)

Mandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education, UTeach Dance, UTeach Urban Teach Undergraduate, and UTeach Urban Teach Masters.

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Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Workshop for Elementary, Secondary, and All-Level Student TeachersZoom link will be provided by the Student Teacher Coordinators /Program Directors. Elementary, Secondary, and All-Level Student Teachers

TBD


Mental Health, Suicide Prevention and Substance Abuse Seminar Asynchronous-Virtual Course in Canvas 

Mandatory in Intern semester for UTeach Dance, Music, and Theatre.

Mandatory in Intern II semester for UTeach Art.

Mandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education, UTeach Urban Teach Undergraduate and Masters, UTeach Natural Science.

Mandatory in the last semester of practicum for all students seeking a professional certificate as a Principal, School Counselor, Superintendent or School Librarian.

UTeach Liberal Arts – Please see your program coordinator.


Monday, October 7, 2024

5:30-6:30 pm


Combined School District Meet & Greet (Texas and Out-of-State)

For information:



SZB 1.510 (Al Kiva)

Mandatory in Student Teacher semester for EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, Special Education, UTeach Dance, UTeach Urban Teach Undergraduate, and UTeach Urban Teach Masters.  


Tuesday, October 8, 2024

10 am – 2 pm

Teacher Career Fair

For information: 




WCP 2.410 and 2.412

Mandatory for Student Teachers

Optional & highly encouraged - Intern semester just prior to student teaching

(Career Fair is not a requirement for UTeach Music)

TBD


EC-6 Core Subjects Representative Test 


Mandatory for Fall of 2023 EC-6 ESL Intern IIs, Bilingual Intern IIs, and SPED Intern IIIs.
Review by 

This is simply a reminder on the calendar to be familiar with the certification requirements in the Certification Checklist.  Please review the  Certification Checklist to ensure you are on target for completing all of the certification requirements.

Online at:

Certification Checklist

Mandatory for Student Teachers

TBD


EC-6 Core Subjects Representative Test Study SessionVirtual Via Canvas 

Mandatory for Fall of 2023 EC-6 ESL Intern IIs and SPED Intern III that do not pass a portion of the EC-6 Core Subjects Representative Test



TBD

COE Professional Development Sequence Orientation


Mandatory for entering PDS applicants (by invitation only)

TBD


Teacher Pinning Ceremony

Student Teachers in the College of Education

This event is by invitation only.


TBD


Field Supervisor end-of-semester materials due