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Resources for Teacher Candidates

The Office of Clinical Teaching

This page links to all the forms that teacher candidates must access while in various stages of teacher preparation. It also has information on key contacts in the office.

Clinical Teaching Handbook 2014

Revised edition of policies and procedures for Residency 2 teacher candidates.


This is the latest version of the required format for lesson plans in Residency 2.

Making Good Choices Sept. 2014

This PDF file details the various tasks entailed in completing the edTPA for general education majors.

SPED Making Good Choices

This newly-update edition guides SPED candidates in completing the edTPA for Special Education.


This link will guide the teacher candidate through the video editing process for their edTPA. Mrs. Judy Castleberry authored this guide, and can be reached at

Video release form 2014

This form is required for students in clinical teaching where an edTPA video will be recorded.

Academic Language PPT

This presentation outlines valuable explanations of how academic language is used in the edTPA assessment.