The mission of the education program at Thomas College is to prepare students to become compassionate and excellent teachers committed to reflective practice and dedicated to working collaboratively with children, families, and communities.
The Thomas College elementary education program is certified by the State of Maine and designed to fulfill the State of Maine endorsement in elementary education. Upon completion of the endorsement requirements, and the passing the State of Maine Department of Teacher Certification assessment, students are eligible to apply for initial student certification.
Cooperating Teacher Payment Form
Informal Observation Form
Informal Observation Check List
Mentor Evaluation Form
Teacher/Mentor Assessment of Student Teacher