Education Program Admissions Requirements

Checkpoint I: Program Entry

To be formally admitted to the program, a candidate must meet entry level criteria on three of the ten Teacher Standards (Standards IV & X) and Midway University Dispositions.

To demonstrate this level of performance, the student will include proof of having:

  • Passing PRAXIS Core scores
  • Passing score on Checkpoint I quiz (90% or higher)
  • Online Field Placement Request Form submitted*
  • Positive Behavior in Schools (PBIS) certificate for Field Experience placement for FALL 2020*
  • Kentucky Background Check (not FBI, unless your requested school district requires one)*
  • Central Registry Check (CAN)*
  • Letter to the Reader (details in CP 1 template)
  • Two (2) signed professional recommendation letters (one MUST be from an educator)
  • Passing scores of C or higher in EDU 103 & EDU 201 and passing grade of P in EDU 188
  • Signed Model Code of Ethics for Educators
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Signed Character and Fitness Questionnaire
  • EDU 201 Technology Assignment for Standard 4
  • Community Service/Collaboration Write Up for Standard 10
  • Summary of 20 non-classroom field hours from KFETS (located on EPSB website)
  • Submission of complete CP 1 LiveText portfolio covering required parts of Standards and other requirements (see CP 1 LiveText template for details)
  • Successfully complete a telephone interview covering your Checkpoint I portfolio

*Required to receive an official field placement for Fall 2020, along with registering for the corresponding Field Experience course, after successfully passing Checkpoint 1.

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