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    Thank you for choosing Nixa Public Schools for your student teaching or internship experience!  

    We are excited to have you as part of our team over the coming weeks.


    Student Teacher/Internship Process

    (Elementary, Secondary, SPED, Counseling, OT/PT/SLP)



    Step 1:


    Submit NPS Substitute Application as an external applicant.



    You will receive an email from Nixa Public Schools with more information regarding required paperwork for subbing.


    Step 2:

    Schedule an  appointment with Sarah Knight to receive technology access.  





    Step 3:

    Attend required Co-Teaching Training with your cooperating teacher.  





    *STEP #1 must be completed PRIOR to beginning your assignment with our district.  No exceptions!*

    FALL DEADLINE: August 12, 2022

    SPRING DEADLINE: December 31, 2022



    Required Co-Teaching Training Dates for

    Elementary & Secondary Student Teachers & Interns

    (excluding OT/PT/SLP):  

    Fall: Wednesday, August 24th 4:15-6:15 Community Room Faught Administration Building

    Spring: Secondary: Wednesday, January 4th 3:00-5:00 at Community Room Faught Administration Building

    Spring: Elementary: Wednesday, January 4th 4:15-6:15 at  Faught Administration Building Upstairs in Room 219



    Questions Regarding University Placement Assignments?


    Elementary (PreK-6) & SpEd/OT/PT/SLP (PreK-6): brookegantt@nixaschools.net

    Secondary (7-12) & SpEd/OT/PT/SLP (7-12)tiffanyjones@nixaschools.net 

    Counseling (K-12): carriestormzand@nixaschools.net



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