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Mentor Teachers

Welcome to the Teacher Preparation Program! We are pleased that you have decided to work with a teacher candidate as a mentor teacher. We know that with your busy schedule and the heavy demands of teaching, it is a challenge to find time to work with another adult in the classroom.

You are an essential part of the success of the Teacher Preparation Program at Michigan State University. This website has been designed to provide you with useful information about our program, policies that apply to the teacher candidates or interns working in your classroom, and to provide suggestions for helping teacher candidates get the most out of the time they spend with you. Click on the headings below to find the information you need.