ELL Application Process & Clinical Supervisor Qualifications

You must receive approval from the WGU Field Placement Office prior to beginning any in-school activities related to the practicum. Your mentor can guide you to complete the required Student Application. If you have any questions related to the Student Application and Practicum Approval Process, contact your mentor or fieldplacement@wgu.edu. You will not receive official clearance to begin your practicum until you:

 

  • Provide proof of current background check
  • Provide proof of employment at the site where the practicum will occur or provide proof of outside liability insurance
  • Provide a signed FERPA form
  • Provide a clinical supervisor (CS) who meets the following qualifications:
    • Three or more years of full time experience teaching ELL students
    • Master’s degree in the field of education preferred and a Bachelor’s degree in education required
    • A current or previous administrator certification and/or teaching license with an ELL endorsement
    • Application on file with WGU that includes resume, vita (CV), or listing of experience and qualifications
    • Access to a computer with email and Internet connection for corresponding with students and WGU staff and completing online observation and evaluation forms
    • Commitment to demonstrating and modeling the same dispositions and ethical considerations expected of WGU teacher candidates
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