MADISON – Dakota State University student Katrina Perry is student teaching fourth grade during the fall 2019 semester in the Brookings School District. Perry is an elementary education major from Brookings
Also Dakota State University student Taylor Logue is student teaching fourth grade during the fall 2019 semester in the Sioux Falls School District.
Logue is an elementary education/special education major from Brookings.
To be accepted into the teacher education program, students must maintain a 2.6 cumulative grade point average and a 2.7 in their major.
They must successfully pass the Praxis Pre-Professional Skills Test and the Praxis content exam in their area of preparation, and successfully complete all coursework and field experiences. Candidates work in multi-cultural settings, special education classrooms, regular education classrooms, and volunteer settings with K-12 children prior to acceptance into student teaching. Most student teachers are placed in districts within a 60-mile radius of Madison.