SWOSU Teacher Candidates Begin Practice Teaching Assignments

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford is sending out 35 teacher candidates to work with approximately 45 cooperating teachers from 38 different schools in Oklahoma, Texas and California. The candidates are doing their practice teaching assignments from September 21 through December 11. Nine of the teacher candidates are majoring in early childhood education, nine in elementary education, one in English education, three in history education, five in kinesiology, one in instrumental music education, four in science education and three in special education. Additional information about the program at SWOSU is available by contacting Bruce Belanger, coordinator of field experiences, at 580.774.3146 or bruce.belanger@swosu.edu