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Category: Practicum Updates


FAQ – Recognizing Instructors and Mentors

This week’s FAQ reviews the instructor, Associate Teacher and AFE Host awards.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 1:15 pm Some Ontario high school students will be participating in a walk-out protest. As a teacher candidate, you must do exactly as your Associate Teacher / AFE Host does!

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Year 1’s: Good Luck on Practicum!

Dear Class of 2020, Have a fantastic experience on Practicum! We’re proud of all that you’ve already accomplished and look forward to seeing you back on campus in October. In the meantime, know that the Teacher Ed Office is still…

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Love your placement host? Share the love!

The Teacher Education Office is currently accepting nominations for the Award for Excellence! Field experiences are a critical part of the preparation of new teachers and are only possible because of the many volunteer Associate Teachers and AFE Supervisors that…

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FAQ – Practicum

This week’s FAQ covers finding lost items and locker rental dates.

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Year 2’s: Good Luck on Practicum!

Dear Class of 2019, Have a fantastic experience on Practicum and Alternative Field Experience! We’re proud of all that you’ve already accomplished. While Tuesday’s messy weather meant we couldn’t celebrate you during the final T2P, we look forward to seeing…

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FAQ – Practicum

Our weekly series of Frequently Asked Questions will be posted to TheTeacherCandidate on Wednesdays during the school year. Subscribe to be notified of new posts! Have your say! Submit your FAQ online here. When will I receive my practicum placement? Year 2 Teacher Candidates:…

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Police Check Reminder

All Ontario school boards, and many AFE hosts, require a valid Police Criminal Record Vulnerable Sector Screening (VSS). Specific Ontario school board requirements are available online here.  Review your board’s requirements now to ensure you have time to request a…

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Year 1’s: Good luck at Practicum!

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  The Teacher Education program at Western University sends its heartfelt thank you to the over 1000 Associate Teachers who participated in Practicum this year.   Thank you so much for your participation during the 2017-2018 school year as an…

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