student teacher


Definition of student teacher

: a student who is engaged in practice teaching

Examples of student teacher in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The show also featured Denise Nicholas as a high school guidance counselor and Karen Valentine as a student teacher, with Mr. Constantine as the cynical but charming Principal Seymour Kaufman. Washington Post, 9 Sep. 2021 The former student teacher looks at his teammates and sees something odd. Dave Hyde,, 9 Aug. 2021 Photo of the pit orchestra with band director Eric Sayre and student teacher David Kaiser from Minneapolis South High’s production of Chicago. Star Tribune, 12 Mar. 2021 The idea was conceived last month by Cibulskas and her student teacher Kaylee Green as a creative way for the kids to study the 1770 Boston Massacre. John Benson, cleveland, 25 Feb. 2021 Mancini, who lives in Hartford and hails from Coventry, R.I, is a student teacher at Totoket Valley Elementary School in Northford., 4 Mar. 2021 The university also announced that Murphy Vance has been placed as a student teacher for the University of Findlay’s spring semester. Sam Boyer, cleveland, 13 Feb. 2021 Kyle Bluhm has been a student teacher of a second-grade class at Brooklyn Center Elementary School since September. Peter Warren, Star Tribune, 27 Jan. 2021 Faster broadband was essential, too, for Jared Craig, 22, of Houston, Texas, who is a student teacher of second-grade social studies, and his roommate, who is also teaching and studying for a master's degree in music composition. Mike Snider, USA TODAY, 24 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of student teacher

1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Student teacher.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of student teacher

: a student who is learning how to teach and practicing teaching for the first time

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