• Only requests from colleges, universities, and program personnel will be accepted for student teaching. Requests from students via email or phone calls will not be permitted.

    Student Teacher Guidelines

    Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD welcomes student teachers during both the fall and spring semesters. To request placement for student teaching, please follow the guidelines below. 

    Placement Requirements:

     

    Currently, EMS ISD is partnering with the following institutions for student teacher placements:

    • Texas Christian University
    • Texas Woman’s University
    • Texas Wesleyan University
    • University of North Texas
    • The University of Texas at Arlington
    • Texas A&M University
    • Region 11

    Placement Timelines:

    Fall - Student teacher requests from the recommending entity must be completed by June 1.

    Spring - Student teacher requests from the recommending entity must be completed by November 1.

     **Adherence to these timelines will assist us in accommodating requests in an efficient and timely manner.


    Required Forms:

    • A written request from the University or Certification Program
    • A Criminal Background Check

     *The District Criminal Background Check must be completed in order for the request to be processed. 

    Criminal History Release


    Placement Details:

    Placements are issued on a first come, first served basis. Campuses and subject areas are allotted a certain amount of Student Teachers to ensure the best possible learning environment for both the Student Teachers and EMS ISD students. Please be aware that depending on the volume of placements, it is possible that not all requests can be accommodated.

    All late entries/applicants will not automatically secure a placement. The district will consider late requests based on availability and need.


    Please contact Laurie Whann, Certification Specialist, at lwhann@ems-isd.net with questions.