Field Experience Important Dates


Student teaching continues during Westminster College breaks. You must follow the break schedules for your assigned school. Participation is required for all events listed.

Fall 2019 Important Dates for Student Teachers

DateEventLocation
August 12, 2019Student teaching starts based on individual district start-up date (Salt Lake, Murray, Granite, Davis, and Canyons School Districts)Individual Schools
August 14, 2019Student teaching starts based on individual district start-up date (Park City District)Individual Schools
August 15, 2019Student teaching starts based on individual district start-up date (Alpine District)Individual Schools
August 21, 2019Students back on campus/classes begin
August 27, 2019Student teaching seminar begins (see syllabus for dates)
September 2, 2019Campus closed (Labor Day)
September 6, 2019Methods student placement meetingHWAC Special Events Room
September 12, 2019

Mentor teacher meeting on campus - mentors meet with director to review student progress and prepare for evaluation

(Student teachers are approved by the state to substitute teach in the classroom for this meeting)

Alumni House
September 20, 201910-week student midterm evaluation is due
September 27, 201912-week placement midterm evaluation is due
October 17–18, 2019Fall break for the following Districts: Granite, Salt Lake, Murray, Canyons, Jordan, and Davis
October 18, 2019Fall break for the following Districts: Park City
October 21–25, 2019Westminster College fall break (Student teachers stay in the field. Follow your district's fall break)
October 25, 201910-week placement ends and final evaluation is due
October 28, 20196-week placement starts (various schools)
November 15, 20196-week placement midterm evaluation is due
November 15, 201912-week placement ends and final evaluation is due
November 18–22, 2019Tentative district interview datesCareer Center
November 27–29Thanksgiving break (campus closed)
December 10, 2019Final presentations (4–6 p.m.) HWAC Special Events Room
December 13, 20196-week placement ends and final evaluation is due (Granite)
December 13, 2019Last day of course work