Student Teacher Placement Request Procedures

Student Teacher Placement Request Procedures

  • University or alternative placement programs are required to have a valid Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) prior to placing students

 

  • Any university or alternative placement program interested in placing a student teacher with our district will need to contact Linda Gray in Human Resources, via email, at: lgray@nisdtx.org  or Missy Hutson at mhutson@nisdtx.org
     
  • Students interested in placement within our district will need to ensure that their university emails the contact listed above - we do not make student teacher placements directly with students
  • All student teachers are required to complete our External Application as quickly as possible.
    • Fall Semester placement deadline – August 1
    • Spring Semester placement deadline – December 1 
  • The application is utilized to process the student teaching placement request
     
  • All placement requests are verified with the sponsoring University or Alternative Placement program listed on the application
  • Northwest ISD (NISD) student teacher placements are coordinated and approved through the Human Resources department; no other entity of the district is approved to negotiate placements
  • Requests are processed according to the date received and placements are limited  
      
  • Students must consent to a background check and achieve approved status    
       
  • Students must attend a mandatory orientation