Thank you for your interest in working with our Middle Grade candidates. Please use this page to find resources and information related to working with Middle Grade candidates in your classroom.

Cooperating Teacher Expectations and Responsibilities

Benefits for Cooperating Personnel

Information about Professional Development through the University of Illinois

Danielson Framework for Teaching Chart

Middle Grade Professional Sequence

Illinois Professional Teaching Standards (IPTS)

Click HERE for Cooperating Teacher Request Forms

Click HERE for CoTE Portal Information


Evaluation Form {use for Early Field Experiences}

CoTE Early Field Experience Evaluation {EXAMPLE ONLY, Actual Form on Portal}

Early Field Experience: CI 401 INFORMATION*

*CI 401 is only taken by Middle Grade candidates earning a Math Endorsement.