Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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SWOSU Sending Out 60 Teacher Candidates

02.02.2015

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford is sending out 60 teacher candidates to work with approximately 79 cooperating teachers from 59 different schools in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado and Texas during the 2015 spring semester. 

It is the largest group at SWOSU since 2008 when 77 candidates did their practice teaching assignments.

Teacher candidates represent all areas of education including elementary, early childhood, secondary education, and K12 certifications such as instrumental music, vocal music, kinesiology and special education. For more information, contact Coordinator of Field Experiences Bruce Belanger at 580.774.3146 or bruce.belanger@swosu.edu.

The students are doing their practice teaching assignments from February 9 through May 1.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Whitlee Christian, Blair, teaching at Hobart Elementary; Cade McKee, Blair, teaching at Ripley Elementary and High School; Vanessa Delgado, Altus, teaching at Mustang High School; and Nick Garrison, Altus, teaching at Altus High School. Back from left—Laura Hill, Altus, teaching at Altus Intermediate School; Denise Hobbs, Altus, teaching at Altus Sunset Elementary; and Chelsea Chargualaf, Altus, teaching in Fort Smith AR.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Whitlee Christian, Blair, teaching at Hobart Elementary; Cade McKee, Blair, teaching at Ripley Elementary and High School; Vanessa Delgado, Altus, teaching at Mustang High School; and Nick Garrison, Altus, teaching at Altus High School. Back from left—Laura Hill, Altus, teaching at Altus Intermediate School; Denise Hobbs, Altus, teaching at Altus Sunset Elementary; and Chelsea Chargualaf, Altus, teaching in Fort Smith AR. 


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Hailey Raetz, Hydro, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; Sarah Barton, Weatherford, teaching at Clinton High School; and Kim Maher, Thomas, teaching at Clinton Washington Elementary. Back from left—Casey Schneberger, Weatherford, teaching at Weatherford High School; Kiley Brennfoerder, Weatherford, teaching at Weatherford East Elementary; and Patrick King, Weatherford, teaching at Geary Middle School and High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Hailey Raetz, Hydro, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; Sarah Barton, Weatherford, teaching at Clinton High School; and Kim Maher, Thomas, teaching at Clinton Washington Elementary. Back from left—Casey Schneberger, Weatherford, teaching at Weatherford High School; Kiley Brennfoerder, Weatherford, teaching at Weatherford East Elementary; and Patrick King, Weatherford, teaching at Geary Middle School and High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Kelsey Goebel, Yukon, teaching at Oklahoma Pierce Elementary; Christa Rauh, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary; and Meagan Matthews, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary. Back from left—Michaella Humphrey, Edmond, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary; Toni Endsley, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Myers Elementary; and Brandon Ruiz, Yukon, teaching at Yukon High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Kelsey Goebel, Yukon, teaching at Oklahoma Pierce Elementary; Christa Rauh, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary; and Meagan Matthews, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary. Back from left—Michaella Humphrey, Edmond, teaching at Yukon Parkland Elementary; Toni Endsley, Yukon, teaching at Yukon Myers Elementary; and Brandon Ruiz, Yukon, teaching at Yukon High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Lupita Escobar, Moore, teaching at Weatherford High School; and Sarah Caffey, Weatherford, teaching at Mustang Valley Elementary. Back from left—John Foley, Tuttle, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; and Clayton Myers, Mustang, teaching at Weatherford West Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Lupita Escobar, Moore, teaching at Weatherford High School; and Sarah Caffey, Weatherford, teaching at Mustang Valley Elementary. Back from left—John Foley, Tuttle, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; and Clayton Myers, Mustang, teaching at Weatherford West Elementary. 


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Rebekah Rauh, Duncan, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary; and Shelby Sanders, Marlow, teaching at Duncan Middle and High School. Back from left—Adam Potter, Walters, teaching at Hydro-Eakly Elementary and High School; and Ben Justus, Comanche, teaching at Burns Flat Will Rogers Elementary and High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Rebekah Rauh, Duncan, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary; and Shelby Sanders, Marlow, teaching at Duncan Middle and High School. Back from left—Adam Potter, Walters, teaching at Hydro-Eakly Elementary and High School; and Ben Justus, Comanche, teaching at Burns Flat Will Rogers Elementary and High School. 


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Cassie Brown, Elk City, teaching at Clinton Middle School; and Emily Hartley, Cheyenne, teaching at Reydon High School. Back from left—Lori Webb, Sayre, teaching at Cheyenne High School; and Megan Malloy, Elk City, teaching at Clinton Middle School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Cassie Brown, Elk City, teaching at Clinton Middle School; and Emily Hartley, Cheyenne, teaching at Reydon High School. Back from left—Lori Webb, Sayre, teaching at Cheyenne High School; and Megan Malloy, Elk City, teaching at Clinton Middle School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Stephanie Hughes, Arapaho, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; Bailey Anders, Clinton, teaching at Clinton Washington Elementary; and Taylor Hines, Cordell, teaching at Burns Flat Will Rogers Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Stephanie Hughes, Arapaho, teaching at Weatherford Middle School; Bailey Anders, Clinton, teaching at Clinton Washington Elementary; and Taylor Hines, Cordell, teaching at Burns Flat Will Rogers Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Ada Thurston, Carnegie, teaching at Weatherford West Elementary; and Heather Bailey, Fort Cobb, teaching at Ft Cobb High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Ada Thurston, Carnegie, teaching at Weatherford West Elementary; and Heather Bailey, Fort Cobb, teaching at Ft Cobb High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Tiffany Piper, Enid, teaching at Elk City Grandview Elementary and Middle School; and Samantha Canon, Enid, teaching at Bartlesville Middle School and High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Tiffany Piper, Enid, teaching at Elk City Grandview Elementary and Middle School; and Samantha Canon, Enid, teaching at Bartlesville Middle School and High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Karlea Brooks, Guymon, teaching at Western Oklahoma Christian School-Weatherford Campus; and Sabrina Rivera, Guymon, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Karlea Brooks, Guymon, teaching at Western Oklahoma Christian School-Weatherford Campus; and Sabrina Rivera, Guymon, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Matt Kennedy, Geary, teaching at Geary Elementary and High School; and Kayla Biggs, Hitchcock, teaching at Canton Middle School, High School and Elementary. Back—Dillon Jung, Kingfisher, teaching at Cordell High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Matt Kennedy, Geary, teaching at Geary Elementary and High School; and Kayla Biggs, Hitchcock, teaching at Canton Middle School, High School and Elementary. Back—Dillon Jung, Kingfisher, teaching at Cordell High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Erica Cowan, Mangum, teaching at Duke Elementary; and Chelsea Richardson, Mangum, teaching at Mangum Edison Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Erica Cowan, Mangum, teaching at Duke Elementary; and Chelsea Richardson, Mangum, teaching at Mangum Edison Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Derick Hodges, Mountain View, teaching at Arapaho-Butler Elementary/Middle School/High School; and Lyndsay Hines, Mountain View, teaching at Hobart High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Derick Hodges, Mountain View, teaching at Arapaho-Butler Elementary/Middle School/High School; and Lyndsay Hines, Mountain View, teaching at Hobart High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Sarah Heon, Shawnee, teaching at Shawnee Will Rogers Elementary; and Tim Boyer, Shawnee, teaching at Thomas-Fay-Custer Elementary and High School.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Sarah Heon, Shawnee, teaching at Shawnee Will Rogers Elementary; and Tim Boyer, Shawnee, teaching at Thomas-Fay-Custer Elementary and High School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Natalie Bockelman, Laverne, teaching at Woodward Highland Park Elementary; and Kari Fewin, Woodward, teaching at Woodward Horace Mann Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Natalie Bockelman, Laverne, teaching at Woodward Highland Park Elementary; and Kari Fewin, Woodward, teaching at Woodward Horace Mann Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates is Mikela Connella, Oologah, teaching at Yukon Middle and High School.

Among the teacher candidates is Mikela Connella, Oologah, teaching at Yukon Middle and High School.


Among the teacher candidates is Jennifer St. John, Quapaw, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates is Jennifer St. John, Quapaw, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates is Savannah Collier, Canadian TX, teaching at Clinton Nance Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates is Savannah Collier, Canadian TX, teaching at Clinton Nance Elementary.


Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Lorenzo Barnes, Burkburnett TX, teaching at Burkburnett High School; and Sawyer Cooper, Haslet TX, teaching at Northwest ISD TX. Back—Chelsey Mawson, Wichita Falls TX, teaching at Elk City Middle School.

Among the teacher candidates are (front from left): Lorenzo Barnes, Burkburnett TX, teaching at Burkburnett High School; and Sawyer Cooper, Haslet TX, teaching at Northwest ISD TX. Back—Chelsey Mawson, Wichita Falls TX, teaching at Elk City Middle School.


Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Alyssa Olson, Longmont CO, teaching at St. Vrain Valley CO Skyline High School; and Jordan Franz, Lajunta CO, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.

Among the teacher candidates are (from left): Alyssa Olson, Longmont CO, teaching at St. Vrain Valley CO Skyline High School; and Jordan Franz, Lajunta CO, teaching at Weatherford Burcham Elementary.