Fieldwork in Art+Education
As a graduate student in the 33-credit initial certification Teachers of Art, All Grades program, you will participate in both observations and student teaching. You are required to complete at least 100 hours of observation in elementary and secondary school settings prior to beginning and completing a minimum of 44 days of student teaching.
All MA students begin their studies in the Fall term. You will complete a combined 100 hours of observations in an elementary school and the Saturday Art Workshop program.
In the January term and Spring semester, you will complete a minimum of 44 days of student teaching in both an elementary and secondary school.
Upon completion of the program, you will meet the academic requirements for New York State certification as a teacher of art in grades K-12.