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Middle Grades Education Cooperating Teacher Information


Click HERE for the Cooperating Teacher Application

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Middle Grades Program Sequence

Year 1 Fall: CI 410

Year 1 Spring: CI 401 Math

Year 2 Fall: EDPR 250MG

Year 2 Spring: EDPR 442MG - Student Teaching


Middle Grades Education Cooperating Teacher Resources


    Waiver Information

    If you are intending to use a Cooperating Teacher Waiver to complete an online degree through the College of Education, you must contact both Jena Pfoff ( and Linda Stimson (ls9@illinois.eduafter submitting your application to the Graduate College in order to utilize the Cooperating Teacher Waiver. Your subject line should read, “Cooperating Teacher Waiver – Online Program."