EDUCATION STUDENT SERVICES
Founders Hall, Rm. 1110, Box 1062
Edwardsville, IL, 62026
(Due date: April 1, 2014)
1) Completion of all skills/foundations
courses (or approved equivalents) with a grade of C or better.
2) Completion of CI 200 and PSYC 201 or its equivalent with a grade of C or better.3) Combined GPA (all post-secondary work) of 2.5 or higher.4) Good academic standing at SIUE (if applicable).5)
Passing score on the ILTS Basic Skills Test, Test of Academic Proficiency, or using ACT score in lieu of testing requirement6) Completion of 42 semester hours or more of college level course work.7)
No more than 9-10 non-partnership program classes remaining at the end of
summer term prior to fall program admission. (Starting the Fall 2014
Partnership Program with 9-10 non-partnership program classes remaining may
require taking classes in the Summer 2015 semester to graduate by Spring
2016.) All copies of unofficial transcripts and test scores including
Spring 2014 grades must be received by May 31st, 2014.
4. CONFLICT OF INTEREST:
Candidates are placed in schools for field experiences and student teaching
within a 40 mile radius of the University; however, candidates may not be placed
in schools in which they have a potential conflict of interest. Conflicts to be
avoided are schools in which the candidate has attended, has relatives employed
or attending or has any other potential conflicts that may impact his or her
placement at the school. Please list any schools within a 40 mile radius of SIUE
in which you may have a potential conflict of interest and the type of conflict.
5. HARDSHIPS: Please list any
schools/districts/areas within a 40 mile radius of SIUE that would pose a
hardship and the type of hardship. Hardships might be driving distance from
your home, schools that do not have special accommodations to meet your needs,
distance from daycare, etc. SOE Student Services cannot guarantee you will not be placed in
any schools listed, but we will work to best accommodate your needs within the
program parameters in seeking a field placement. Please take notice that
SOE Student Services
will not make changes after placements are established.
Important Application Information:
Criminal Background Check:All students must
complete a criminal background check and be clear of all enumerated offenses
(those offenses that would prohibit one from becoming certified to teach in the
State of Illinois). The background check must be complete before the full
admission into the program. Information on the background check and current
dates may be found at
Based on the above information, I am eligible to apply for admission to the Elementary Education Partnership Program for Fall 2014. I understand that being eligible (or declared) does not guarantee admission. I have read and understand the admission policy and the Partnership Information sheet. If I am attending institutions other than SIUE, I understand that it is my responsibility to provide my
SOE Student Services advisor copies of my most updated transcripts including Spring 13 grades by May 31st, 2014. I also understand that it is my responsibility to verify with my advisor my GPA from all previous college course work and test scores that are being submitted to the faculty to verify accuracy that are being submitted to the faculty to verify accuracy. If I am admitted, I give my advisor permission to enroll me in the Partnership Program courses.
7. By submitting this application, I
give consent for SIUE to share any educational records and background check
information with school partners.