School of Education

FAQs for Student Teaching & Practicum

Why do I have to do fieldwork hours?
When does fieldwork begin and who places me?
Where do I fulfill the hours of fieldwork?
How will I get to the school where I am assigned for fieldwork?
If I am working in a classroom now, can I stay there for fieldwork?
What steps should I take after I receive my assignment?
Why do I have to verify my hours of fieldwork?
What if I complete more than the required fieldwork hours for the course?
What happens if I am unable to complete the required field experience hours?
What else should I keep in mind in a local school?

Contact Information

Karen M. Sangmeister

Karen M. Sangmeister

Field Placement Specialist in Education, School of
585-389-2596
ksangme2@naz.edu
Golisano Academic Center 277