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Student Teaching

We look forward to helping you grow your skills as an educator as you student teach, intern, or observe classrooms in Salem-Keizer Public Schools.

Below you will find resources for student teachers, university placement coordinators, and cooperating teachers. 

Placement Options

Resources for Student Teachers

Technology Learning Resources

Salem-Keizer Public Schools has several technology learning resources for district student teachers. 

Please note that you will not have access to these tools until your placement is confirmed and your district email has been created.

Student Teacher Technology Learning Resources

Criminal History Check

Submit your criminal history check for Salem-Keizer Public Schools below. Your form status and placement confirmation will be updated once you are cleared. This can take 5-10 business days.

Online Criminal History Check

Student Teacher Policy Agreement

Please read the Teacher Candidate/Intern/Mentor Policy Agreement document. Print and sign the first page and follow instructions to send to Human Resources.

Student Teacher Policy Agreement

Student Teacher Information

The Student Teacher Handbook includes a checklist of several items you will need to complete before joining your cooperating teacher in the classroom as well as during and at the conclusion of student teaching.

Resources for University Coordinators

Student Teacher Key Dates

March 2024
Licensed positions start posting. Student teachers should consider starting the application process for Salem-Keizer Public Schools for the 2024-25 school year.

April 1, 2024
Placement requests due for 2024-25 school year

June 16, 2024
All student teacher badges must be returned to the Technology department.


University Representative Placement Requests

Get started with directions for our placement request system as a university representative. Please only use these instructions if you are a university representative entering placement requests for an education program.