Office of Teacher Education

 

Spring 2022

Accepting applications for Spring 2022 due March 30, 2022:

Undergraduate / Graduate Admissions Application (interview required)

Graduate Student Teaching Application (interview required) Fall 2022

Undergraduate Intent to Enter into Residency I (Undergraduate Fall 2022) (no interview required)

Pre-Residency / Observations (Instructors):

Pre-Residency Students (submitted to Instructor) - Course Roster & Background Check Required (submit copy of payment reciept, TBI Waiver & Privacy Act Forms) Contact Mrs. Linda Fair lfair@tnstate.edu 

Observations for Courses (submitted by Instructor)- Course Roster & Background Check Required (submit copy of payment reciept, TBI Waiver & Privacy Act Forms) Contact Mrs. Linda Fair lfair@tnstate.edu 

NOTE:

Undergraduate Admissions Application:  "Please be reminded that an *ACT score of 21, or *SAT combined score of 1080, or a passing scores on the **Praxis CORE is required for admission to the Teacher Education Program. (Only 1 test platform required)
*Required to submit copy of ACT or SAT score results whether used for admissions or not with Admissions Packet.
**If Praxis is required due to not meeting the ACT or SAT required score please submit PDF copy of score report with Admission Packet.

Graduate Admissions Application:  MAT passing score and all additional requirements for admission to the Teacher Education Program must be submitted to the TESS Office.

****Deadline to submit complete packet and forms PDF Format by March 30, 2022
via email: teachercertification@tnstate.edu ****

 

edTPA Updates and Guidance

SCALE and Pearson have released a number of updates to the edTPA.com website, including the following guidance pages and documents:

 

For more detailed information please contact the TESS Office directly 615-963-5459

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