student teacher


Definition of student teacher

: a student who is engaged in practice teaching

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Julie Gonzales Gonzales began her 12-year career in the Fountain Valley School District as a student teacher and was hired in 2008 as a fourth-grade instructor at Cox Elementary School. Lilly Nguyen, Daily Pilot, "Fountain Valley School District appoints new principals at Fulton Middle and Gisler Elementary schools," 9 Aug. 2019 Membership is open to educators, librarians, parents, administrators, student teachers, community leaders and volunteers interested in promoting literacy. Laura Groch,, "North County School News, July 12," 12 July 2018 New Britain State’s Attorney Brian Preleski told the judge that, by all accounts, Boncal did terrific job as a student teacher during the fall semester. David Owens,, "Ex-Conard High Student Teacher Gets Accelerated Rehabilitation In Sex Case," 12 July 2018 Before Morgan County High School, Rickard was a teacher at North Oconee High School in Watkinsville, a teacher and athletic director at Memorial Middle School in Conyers and a student teacher at Burke County High School. Raisa Habersham, ajc, "Ex-Georgia principal accused of sexual assault in 3 counties," 7 July 2018 Privacy - Terms As the investigation began, Sisco was working as a student teacher at Bernal Middle School, authorities said. Jared Gilmour, sacbee, "Self-confessed ‘sexual deviant’ best friends preyed on teen boys, Calif. cops say," 15 June 2018 The student teacher ratio at the academy is approximately 12-1, said DeVries. Karen Zurawski, Houston Chronicle, "Dropouts earn diplomas in Katy ISD," 31 May 2018 It is led by licensed clinical social workers and student teachers. Michelle Mullins, Naperville Sun, "Naperville News Digest," 25 May 2018 Bieler came to East Hartford High School as a student teacher in 2009 from Central Connecticut State University and later served as a long-term substitute. Jesse Leavenworth, Courant Community, "East Hartford Names Teacher Of The Year," 23 May 2018

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First Known Use of student teacher

1847, in the meaning defined above

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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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