Internship in Teaching Overview

Information for Mentor Teachers and Teacher Candidates/Interns.
Teacher Candidates/Interns: Please review the information for your Internship semester.

Mentor Teachers
Responsibilities
The following list of coaching teacher responsibilities should be a guide for the internship

Prior to Midterm (Site 1 evaluation for Music, Art, PE, PE/HE):

Access Evaluation in Taskstream
Schedule an introductory meeting with the intern. Establish and inform all stakeholders of weekly planning time.
Collaborate with the program faculty/university supervisor on the implementation of seminar assignments.
Assist intern in planning for and completing the Long Range Plan (specific program areas – Early Childhood, Elementary, Special Education, Middle Level and Secondary- Review the internship syllabus for more information)
Complete observations with a pre- and post-conference for each. Provide oral and written feedback to the intern.
Collaborate with the co-evaluator/university supervisor to complete the mid-semester internship evaluation.
Be present in a supportive and collaborative role for the Mid-semester evaluation conference between the university supervisor and the intern (if applicable).
Submit Midterm Evaluations in Taskstream

Between Midterm and Final Evaluation (Site 2 evaluation for Music, Art, PE, PE/HE):

Complete formative observations with a pre- and post-conference for each. Provide oral and written feedback to the intern using the evidence record form. Focus observations based on goals documented on observation records.
Collaborate with the university supervisor/co-evaluator to complete the Final Formal Evaluation Report.
Be present in a supportive and collaborative role for final evaluation conference between the university supervisor and intern (if applicable).
Submit Final Evaluation in Taskstream

Upon completion:

Mentoring is critical to teacher development. Effectiveness is measured through surveys completed by interns and university supervisors at the end of each semester as well as feedback on mentoring skills and responsibilities.
Data (surveys, observations, feedback) collected is reviewed by the Holmes Center and used for program improvement, mentor selection and continuation, and appropriate matching of mentors and interns.

Submitting Evaluations
All evaluations are submitted in Taskstream. A welcome email to Taskstream is sent to your school email at the beginning of the internship. Here is a help guide for using Taskstream.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions.  
Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Internship Calendar
The Fall 2020 Internship calendar is here. The Spring 2021 calender is here.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
Internship Evaluation Forms
Art Education
Site 1/Site 2 Final Evaluation
Early Childhood Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Elementary Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
English Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Educational Technology Integrator
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Health Education
Site 1/Site 2 Final Evaluation
Mathematics Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Music Education
Site 1/Site 2 Final Evaluation
Physical Education
Site 1/2 Final Evaluation
Social Studies Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Special Education
Midterm/Final Evaluation
TESOL
Midterm/Final Evaluation
Fall 2020 Interns
Road To Teacher Certification Requirements
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by March 1st, 2020. Praxis Core or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center. Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs.  Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
Fall 2020 Internship Application is open.  Due date is October 1st, 2019.  Please complete asap.
Match Night
Match Night was cancelled due to Covid-19.  
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for all Fall 2020 interns. We’ll review the handbook, policies/procedures for the internship and the  NH Code of Conduct and Ethics.  April  21, 2020; 4- 6 pm.  HUB Hage Room.
Fall 2020 Internship Calendar
Here is the calendar
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by May 18th, 2020.  Electronic signautes are accepted.  Update: Attached is the Confirmation Sheet as a Word Document. Email confirmation from Principals and Mentors accepted in lieu of their signature.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies, and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions. 
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream.For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  students upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview.  Professional Dress is required. Date: October 2020 
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Please bring a laptop or tablet.  Date:  December 2020
Year Long Interns 2020-21: 5th year Special Ed, Early Childhood Ed, and Elem. Ed
Road To Teacher Certification Requirements
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by March 1st, 2020 . Praxis Core or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center.  Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs.  Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
The application link: Year-Long Internship in Teaching Application: 2020-21. Due date is February 15th, 2020.
Match Night
Match Night was cancelled due to Covid-19.  
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for all Year-Long interns. We’ll review the handbook and policies/procedures for the internship. This will be a virtual meeting.  Early Childhood Education Interns: Nov. 10th @ 2 pm.  Elementary Education interns: November 12th @ 10:45 am
Internship Calendar
The Spring 2021 calender is here.
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by November 9, 2020. Students may not register for the internship until this form is submitted. This is a fillable form. The mentor teacher and principal must complete their section and sign.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies, and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions. 
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream. For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  students upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview. Date: March 2021 Professional Dress is required.
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Date: Friday, May 2021  Please bring a laptop or tablet.
Spring 2021 Interns
Road To Teacher Certification Requirement
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by October 15, 2020. Passing Praxis Core scores or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center. Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs. Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
The application link: Spring 2021 Internship Application. Due date was March 25th, 2020.
Match Night
Match Night will not take place this Fall due to Campus restrictions.  The Holmes Center is working with program coordinators to arrange interviews with potential mentors.  Decision point 1 requirements must be met by October 15, 2020.  
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for all Spring 2021 interns. We’ll review the handbook and policies/procedures for the internship. This will be a virtual meeting.  There are 2 options: Monday, November 9th: 1-2:30 pm OR Thursday, November 12th: 4-5:30 pm.
Spring 2021 Internship Calendar
The Spring 2021 calender is here.
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by December 1, 2020. Students may not register for the internship until this form is submitted to the Holmes Center. This is a fillable form. The mentor teacher and principal must complete their section and sign.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions. 
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream. For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  student upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview. Date: March 2021 Professional Dress is required.
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Date: May 2021 Please bring a laptop or tablet.
Fall 2021 Interns
Road To Teacher Certification Requirements
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by March 1st, 2021. Praxis Core or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center. Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs.  Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
Fall 2021 internship application is now avaialble. Due date is November 15, 2020.
Match Night
Match Night may take place in March. Please prepare a resume and lesson plan to share with potential mentor teachers and principals.  An agenda and list of attending schools will be posted by January 2021.
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for all Fall 2021 interns. We’ll review the handbook, policies/procedures for the internship along with the NH Code of Conduct and Ethics.  Date: April 2021
Fall 2021 Internship Calendar
When available,  the 2021 internship calender is posted here .
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by May 17th, 2021. Students may not register for the internship until this form is submitted to the Holmes Center. This is a fillable form. The mentor teacher and principal must complete their section and sign.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies, and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions. 
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream.For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  students upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview.  Professional Dress is required. Date:  TBD
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Please bring a laptop or tablet.  Date: TBD  Here is the program completer survey. Please complete.  Link to NH DOE certification page. Directions: Setting up NH DOE account and applying for Certification.

Year Long Interns 2021-22: 5th year Special Ed, Early Childhood Ed, and Elem. Ed
Road To Teacher Certification Requirements
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by March 1st, 2021. Praxis Core or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center. Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs.  Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
Application is not open. Due date is February 15th, 2021. 
Match Night
  Match Night may take place in March, 2021. Please prepare a resume and lesson plan to share with potential mentor teachers and principals.  An agenda and list of attending schools will be posted by January 2021.
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for Year-Long ECE and Elem. Ed interns. This is the Foundations of Co-Teaching Workshop. We’ll also review the handbook, policies/procedures for the internship and the NH Code of Conduct and Ethics.  Date: November, 2021 
Internship Calendar
The Spring 2021 Internship calendar is not available yet.
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by May 17th, 2021. Students may not register for the internship until this form is submitted to the Holmes Center. This is a fillable form. The mentor teacher and principal must complete their section and sign.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Code of Conduct/Code of Ethics
The New Hampshire State Board of Education on Nov. 8, 2018, approved the Educator Code of Conduct, following the approval of an educator Code of Ethics in June 2018. This combined set of rules and procedures is not in response to any one circumstance or incident, but are designed to build on the high standards of the state’s educators, elevate the education profession, and provide guidance to educators.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies, and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions.
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream.For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  students upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview.  Professional Dress is required. Date: Friday, March 27th; 9:30- 12 pm. HUB Hage Room  
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Please bring a laptop or tablet.  Date: TBD. Here is a link to the Spring 2021 Program Completer Survey and here is the link to the second survey.   NH DOE LinkHow to Apply for Licensure  and this handout ; We’ll reference this during the session with the NH DOE on Friday.
Spring 2022 Interns
Road To Teacher Certification Requirement
Decision Points 1 and 2 must be completed by September 1st, 2021. Passing Praxis Core scores or the SAT waiver approval must be on file with the Holmes Center. Praxis II scores are required for certain Graduate Programs. Please refer to the Road to Certification for more information and check your Taskstream account.
Internship in Teaching Application
Application not posted yet.  Due Date will be March 1, 2021. Here is a preview of the questions.  
Match Night
Match Night may take place in October 2021.  
Orientation 2
Orientation 2 is required for all Spring 2022 interns. This is the Foundations of Co-Teaching Workshop. We’ll also review the handbook, policies/procedures for the internship and the NH Code of Conduct and Ethics.  Date: November, 2021. 
Spring 2020 Internship Calendar
Spring 2022 is not availalbe yet.
Confirmation Sheet
The signed confirmation sheet is due by December 1st, 2021. Students may not register for the internship until this form is submitted to the Holmes Center. This is a fillable form. The mentor teacher and principal must complete their section and sign.
Background Check
Please contact the SAU office to complete the background check requirements for the internship. New Hampshire state law requires the SAU to have the background check results in their office before the internship begins.
Code of Conduct/Code of Ethics
The New Hampshire State Board of Education on Nov. 8, 2018, approved the Educator Code of Conduct, following the approval of an educator Code of Ethics in June 2018. This combined set of rules and procedures is not in response to any one circumstance or incident, but are designed to build on the high standards of the state’s educators, elevate the education profession, and provide guidance to educators.
Holmes Center Internship Handbook
A guidebook which includes the responsibilities, policies and procedures for the internship. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Release Form
Here is the TCAP release form. Please add your school information. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Holmes Center with any questions, comments or concerns.
TCAP Letter of Support
The New Hampshire Department of Education sent this letter to NH school districts. The letter outlines support for the NH TCAP and the video requirement for this assessment. Please contact the Holmes Center with any questions.
TCAP submission in Taskstream
Here are directions for submitting the TCAP in Taskstream.For the video submission, Taskstream accepts all types of video formats in the application. However, the most popular video format that  students upload in Taskstream is ‘MP4.’ You may have to condense the video file before submitting. Here is a guide created by Taskstream for condensing a video.
Orientation 3: Preparing for Employment
This 3-hour session is an opportunity to meet with principals and superintendents to discuss the hiring process. Educational Leaders will share best practices for excelling during the interview.  Professional Dress is required. Date: Friday, March, 2022. 
Orientation 4: Internship Wrap Up
At the end of the internship, Holmes Center Faculty and Staff will review the Certification process and discuss next steps after graduation. Please bring a laptop or tablet.  Date: Friday, May 2022  NH DOE LinkHow to Apply for Licensure   and this handout. We’ll reference this during the session with the NH DOE on Friday.