Information for Local Student Teaching Placements
FAQ for Local Student Teaching Placements:
What is considered a "local" student teaching placement?
- A placement that is located in Central Virginia is considered to be a local student teaching placement.
- Local placements are considered to be private and public schools located in the following areas:
- Amherst County
- Bedford County
- Campbell County
- Danville City
- Lynchburg City
- Nelson County
- Pittsylvania County
- Roanoke City
- Roanoke County
- Salem City
Who will be my supervisor in my local student teaching placement?
- You will be assigned a Liberty University faculty member to serve as your student teaching supervisor. He/she will visit and observe you in your local placement.
Since I will be living in town, may I be an RA during student teaching?
- No, student teaching requires your full commitment so candidates are not allowed to serve as an RA during student teaching.