EDU 460

Student Teaching in the Urban Middle School (grades 5-8)

8 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 24, 2002 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

Supervised student teaching for 12 weeks, full-time or the equivalent with students in urban grades 5-8 for teacher candidates seeking 5-12 licensure. Weekly reflections, periodic seminars with other student teachers, and the development of a standards-based portfolio are also required.

Special information

Fee: $275 for required edTPA submission. Note: Application and approval required to student teach. Placement made by arrangement with UTP Director of Field Experiences in urban classrooms and are typically Monday through Friday for 12 full-time weeks during the school day.

Learning outcomes


  • Student Teaching is required by Minnesota Board of Teaching.