by Shirley Wilson

Teacher Education Program (TEP) Handbook (2008-2009)

Welcome

Welcome to the UAB School of Education

Our faculty and staff believe that you will find your journey into the field of teaching to be a truly challenging and rewarding experience  We are thrilled you have selected our institution to prepare you as you begin your career as an educator.  Remember that we are here to serve you, and we are committed to preparing you to be an outstanding teacher.  To assist you as you embark on your journey to become a teacher, we have developed this Teacher Education Program (TEP) Handbook.  This handbook contains essential information about processes related to TEP admission, student teaching, and degree/certification applications.  Also, we have included an overview of our Conceptual Framework; a framework that provides the foundation for all of our programs, courses, and field experiences.  For your convenience, we have also provided convenient links related to important contacts, program checklists, and critical student online resources. 

 

This document is continually updated as program changes are made.  You will need to consult this document frequently to receive these real-time updates.

How to Print and Export this Document

You can PRINT a hard copy of this document by following these steps.

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Step 2:    Select "Print Document" from this drop-down menu.

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You can EXPORT this entire document by following these steps:

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Step 2:    Select "Choose Export Document" from this drop-down menu.

Step 3:    Save the folder to your hard drive, disc, jump drive, etc.

Step 4:    Once your folder has been saved, open the document.

Step 5:   Select "Extract All Files" and follow the prompts.

Step 6:   Once your files have been extracted, click on the "Index" file.

Feedback on this Document

Our faculty and staff are here to help you. We hope that you find this handbook beneficial.  If you would like to provide feedback or suggestions for improvement, please e-mail Janine McCoy at jmccoy@uab.edu (office phone:  205-934-7530).