FLDX 3000 Field Experience Expectations
Art Education, Spring 2017
Prepare yourself to be in the classroom as a Professional. When you receive your
location assignment, email the mentor teacher and introduce yourself. You may want to
prepare a short resume regarding your experience. Remember, you are a guest in the
Dress professionally. Administrators and other teachers often consider you as being on
an “extended interview” while you are a guest in their school. In the art room, you may
get some stains on your clothes, so dress nicely, but don’t wear your very best clothes.
On the first day with your mentor teacher:
1. Introduce yourself.
2. Go over the expectations sheet with your mentor teacher.
3. Go over your schedule. Please make sure that you share your planned
observation schedule with your mentor teacher, your building liaison (Mr. Collins
or Ms. Whitfield), your art education faculty (Dr. Luehrman), and the main office
at the school. Reme