Student Teaching & Observation Hours

District 30 works with accredited colleges and universities in developing appropriate student observation and teaching opportunities.

All requests can be made to our District Office 

By phone: 847-498-4190

By email: Theresa Blackburn, Administrative Assistant

By Postal Mail:
Theresa Blackburn
2374 Shermer Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

Student Teaching at District 30

Applications should be submitted as far in advance as possible of the requested student teaching dates.

  • In order to be considered, candidates are required to submit the following:
  • A written request for placement from your college or university’s student teacher coordinator or School of Education, noting the desired dates and specific subject area and/or grade level(s) for placement
  • A resume
  • A transcript reflecting all university coursework
  • Any other supporting documentation that would be helpful in introducing yourself to the district
  • The materials provided will be reviewed by building and district administrators. Interviews with candidates for student teaching/internship placements will be scheduled only after receipt of the above documentation.

Observation Hours at District 30

  • Students interested in observation hours are required to send a letter to the district to be considered for observation hours. Once a letter has been received, the information will be shared with building and district administrators in order to make a placement.