Penn GSE

Teacher Education Program

Welcome to the webpage for newly admitted teacher education students. This page provides important information about your program and how you can prepare to enter the program. We update this frequently, so please make sure to check back periodically.

PROGRAM DATES

 

  • Required orientation:  Wednesday, July 5, 2017
    RSVP here
  • Summer classes begin:  Monday, July 10 (Remember, we will register you for all classes)
  • Summer classes end:  August 11
  • Fall classes begin: Tuesday, August 29
  • Fall fieldwork begins:  Monday, August 28, 2017
  • Fall classes end:  December 14
  • Spring classes and fieldwork begin: January 2, 2018 
  • Spring classes end: May 8, 2018
  • Commencement: May 12, 2018

 

ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE LEVEL EDUCATION STUDENTS

Before you begin the program, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Obtain the three required criminal background checks and clearances. Click here. We must have the clearances by July 5, 2017. 
  2. Read the Elementary/Middle Level Education Handbook: click here
  3. Register for new student orientation on July 5, 2017: click here
  4. Complete the Elementary/Middle Level Education Placement Preference Form: click here

SECONDARY EDUCATION STUDENTS

Before you begin the program, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Obtain the three required criminal background checks and clearances. Click here. We must have the clearances by July 5, 2017.
  2. Read the Secondary Education Student Handbook: click here
  3. Register for new student orientation on July 5, 2017: click here
  4. Complete the Secondary Education Placement Preference Form: click here

We want to use this page to keep you posted on our program's activities, goals and plans for next year. Please let me know (Maureenc@gse.upenn.edu) if you have any questions or concerns.