Student Teaching & Field Experience Office

Field Experience

Programs Requiring Student Teaching


Photo of a student teacher working with students at the whiteboard

Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience

The Office of Student Teaching and Field Experience provides you with the opportunity to experience extensive hands-on school field experience at various levels. You will complete your practical preparation in your senior year by enrolling in a full semester of student teaching. With the support of advisors and working with teachers in the field, you will assume full responsibility for classroom instruction.

“The mediocre teacher tells; the good teacher explains; the superior teacher demonstrates; the great teacher inspires.” — W. Ward

Field Experiences in Childhood, Adolescence, & Special Education

Programs with Student Teaching Requirements

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Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about student teaching at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact our office at:

Cynthia McCarty, M.S.Ed.
Office: Sibley Hall 300
Phone: (518) 564-3170
Fax: (518) 564-2149
Email: [email protected]

Crystal Sargent, Secretary
Phone: (518) 564-3170
Email: [email protected]