Department of Education Handbooks
Teaching Preparation Handbook (PDF)
This is an overall guide and reference for all elementary, secondary and K-12 education majors at Briar Cliff. Last updated Sept. 2016
Differentiation of Instruction Handbook (PDF)
A guide and reference for teaching students who have particular learning difficulties, including autism, ADHD, behavior disorders, language barriers or other circumstances.
Practicum Handbook (PDF)
This is a manual for education majors beginning their practicum experience in the teacher preparation program and their cooperating teachers. Last updated Aug. 2015
Student Teaching Handbook (PDF)
This is a manual for education majors beginning their student teaching internship and their cooperating teachers through Briar Cliff. Last updated Aug. 2016.
Iowa Teaching Standards (PDF)
A reference covering the standards and criteria set forth by the State of Iowa Department of Education.
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