2. Delegation of Responsibility
The Board encourages cooperation with colleges and universities within
the state in the preparation of student teachers. Therefore, the schools
of this district will accept student teachers from accredited institutions
of higher learning with which the district has a cooperative agreement
approved by the Board.
The Board delegated the authority to select student teachers to the Superintendent
with the agreement of the supervising teacher.
Student teachers shall comply with the health examination of the State
and the policy of this district as it applies to certified personnel.
Student teachers while serving in the schools of this district shall be
responsible for their conduct to the supervising teacher and building principal.
No student teacher shall be assigned to a teacher who has less than two
(2) years of teaching experience.
The Superintendent shall ensure the distribution of student teachers throughout
the district so that no single group of pupils or teachers will be subject
to excessive student teacher classroom hours. Student teachers or faculty
of other educational institutions shall be offered the opportunity to visit
and observe in the district schools. Such observers must be treated as
any other visitor and shall be under the direct supervision of the principal.
State Code 28 SS 23.43 (c), SS 1418