Description:  The primary role of the college supervisor is to serve as the liaison between Wilson College and the public/private schools where students are assigned for their Student Teaching experience. The supervisor’s responsibilities include: attend orientation, review weekly lesson plans, review and respond to weekly reflections, conduct at least four formal observations per semester, communicate candidates’ progress to the Teacher Intern Program Director/Placement Coordinator, complete observation feedback, complete mid-term/final evaluations, and write a letter of recommendation. College supervisors must be available to visit schools on varying days through the week (though they may schedule observations around their other commitments) and respond to e-mail within 24 business hours. This is a semester appointment. Once approved, supervisors are placed on a list and used as needed depending on their certification. In most cases, supervisors are paired with students based on area of certification.

Currently in need of a college supervisors certified in the following areas:

Middle level contents:  math, English, science, and social studies

Secondary contents:  biology, chemistry, English, math and social studies

PK-12 areas:  Spanish, Business, and HPE

Special Education

Qualifications:  Retired educators are prime candidates. The candidate must meet the following requirements:  a minimum of three years of teaching experience, at least a Master’s Degree in some area of education, and teacher certification.

If interested:  Please submit a letter of interest and a current vita addressed to:  Beth Byers, Teacher Certification Pathways Director, Wilson College, 1015 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA 17201 or