Barre Town Supervisory
District Policy Manual
TITLE: Student Teachers
The Barre Town School system recognizes its
role in the preparation and training of college students for entrance into
the teaching profession.
The applicant, with the approval of his/her college supervisor, will
file an appropriate application form , under go a criminal record check
including an FBI fingerprint record check and be interviewed by the
principal and cooperating teacher.
No teacher will be required to assume responsibility of supervising a
student teacher but, if the responsibility is accepted, the teacher will
participate in the training of the student teacher in accordance with
procedures established by the college.
If, at any time, the role of the student teacher is detrimental to the
educational processes of the pupils, the agreement may be abrogated by
The school of education sponsoring a student teacher will assume its
rightful responsibility in terms of providing adequate training,
sufficient time, and proper supervision. The written criteria will be
determined by the building principal asked to receive the student
teacher. If, in his/her opinion, a college cannot or will not meet the
criteria, then student teachers will not be accepted from that college.
Date Adopted: 11/7/83
1st Reading: 5/16/01
Date Revised: 6/5/01