Clinical Practice Office

The Clinical Teacher Orientation will be on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at the Union Lyceum. Sign-in begins at 8:30 a.m.

EDCI 4840 Placement Process

The Clinical Practice Office works collaboratively with our partner schools to provide field-based experienes for both undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students seeking initial certification in elementary and secondary levels.

This website provides information and resources for students and district partners.Links to other websites are available that provide information for completing certification requirements. back regularly to remain current on important dates and information.

EC-6 and 4-8 candidates must attend an information meeting (click on the calendar link above), prior to completing the PDS 1 Application.

Secondary undergraduate students must complete the Application for Early Field Experience in conjunction with the EDCI 4840 class. EDCI 4840 must be taken the semester before clinical teaching. A second Application for Clinical Teaching is required for your clinical (student) teaching semester. These two semesters should be the last two semesters before graduation.

**Applications for all field experiences are only available during certain dates in the long semester prior to the semester that you will be out in the field. All deadlines are posted on the Calendar link on this site.

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Clinical Teaching HandbookCooperating Teacher HandbookPDS 1 Handbook

Contact the Clinical Practice Office:

Director of Clinical Practice
Mr. Tim Sutton

Administrative Specialist
Ms. Destinie Noles

Students: You must use your UNT email account when corresponding with the Clinical Practice Office.

Include your 8-digit UNT ID# on all correspondence.


Come visit us:

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m

Matthews Hall 119