Student Teacher and Student Observer Guidelines

  • Georgetown ISD welcomes student teachers during the Fall and Spring semesters. To request placement for student teaching, please follow the guidelines below.


    Student Teachers

    Instructions for Program Directors, Supervisors and Coordinators:

     All prospective student teachers seeking placement in GISD are required to complete and submit a Student Teacher Application labeled Student Teacher 23-24. The application will be available on our website on June 1st, 2023 and it will initiate the background check process.  

    • Contact Rosie Bunik at with your placement requests and requirements.
    • GISD Human Resources will communicate placements as soon as they are confirmed.
    • Students will attend a mandatory Student Teacher Orientation in August or January.


    Timelines for Placement requests:

    Fall 2023

    July 18th

    Spring 2024

    November 14th


    Student Observers

    Instructions for Program Directors, Supervisors, Coordinators, and Students

    • Contact Rosie Bunik for placement requests 
    • Students should attach their field-based letter to the placement request email
    • Program Directors, Supervisors, or Coordinators should include requirements in the email request
    • All students must complete the GISD volunteer background check  
    • Once the background check has cleared, HR will contact the campuses for placements

    The deadline for requesting observation hours for the Fall Semester is October 2nd.  All observation hours must be completed by November 17.