Chicago Semester Student Teaching Supervisor

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POSITION: Chicago Semester invites applications for a part-time adjunct position as a student teaching supervisor in Chicago Public Schools for the 2019-2020 school year.


M.A./M.S.  in education with at least 5 years teaching experience.  The ideal candidate has experience working with teachers, students, and/or student teachers in the Chicago Public Schools or other urban district. This position requires a valid driver’s license and own transportation. Student teaching supervisors must pass a CPS Level 2 Volunteer Background Check.  Chicago Semester seeks candidates who are committed to urban education and Christian faith. 


The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:


  • Meeting with the student teacher and cooperating teacher(s) during the first two weeks of the semester to clarify responsibilities of the student teaching team.  
  • Meeting/talking with student teachers and Student Teaching Program Director on a weekly basis.
  • Observing the student teacher in a “normal classroom setting”, a minimum of 5 times during the semester; six times if there are two placements. 
  • Conferencing with the student teacher and cooperating teacher after each observation.


  • Reading and responding to weekly reflections. 
  • Providing the student teacher and cooperating teacher with written feedback after each observation.  (Observation Report Form)
  • Consulting with the Chicago Semester student teaching program director and college department head if the student teacher is expected to earn a grade lower than a B for student teaching.
  • Completing mid-term and final evaluations.
  • Assigning a grade (A, B, C, or fail) for student teaching and professional seminar. 

Applicants should be prepared to provide the following during the online application process:

  1. Introduction letter
  2. CV




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Posted: 5/13/2019
Application Due: 7/12/2019
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