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JagsTeach Residency Program


Important Notes

  • JagsTeach Residency Applicants must be admitted into the Teacher Education program and have met all requirements to participate in the residency.
  • Candidates must take and pass the Certification TExES (EC–6, 4–8 MSE) pertaining to degree plan before the fall semester of the residency.
  • Candidates must take and pass the STR Certification exam #293 (only for EC-6 and 4-8 cert) before the spring semester of the residency.
  • Check your UHV email for APPROVAL or DEFICIENCY listing and information about your status to participate in the residency prior to completing the next series of steps in the application process.
  • Any changes in criminal history must be reported to the Teacher Education Program Chair and Director of Field Experiences.
  • All DEFICIENCIES must be cleared prior to August 1.

JagsTeach Courses

JagsTeach allows a student to take courses during the fall and spring semester of your year-long residency. A resident may enroll in 3 classes in the fall and 2 classes in the spring. Please refer to the JagsTeach course rotation to guide your selection of classes.

Fall (1st semester of residency)

Course Prefix - Course Title - Semester

  • Course from degree plan - Fall
  • Course from degree plan - Fall
  • Course from degree plan - Fall
    FEDU 4310 - Human Learning and Its Application to Education - Fall Highly recommended to be taken this semester.
  • ESED 4303 OR
    MSED 4303 - Student Teaching - Fall

Spring (2nd semester of residency)

Course Prefix - Course Title - Semester

  • Course from degree plan - Spring
  • Course from degree plan - Spring
  • ESED 4304 OR
    MSED 4304 - Student Teaching - Spring
  • CUIN 4307 - Student Teaching Seminar - Spring

Student Teaching Seminars Locations

  • Victoria (Residency will be in Victoria ISD)
  • UHV-Katy (Residency to be determined in the Katy area)

Application Notes

Applicants:

  • Acknowledge they will be required to attend all residency seminar sessions to be held during and around the fall and spring semesters. 
  • Answer - Why are you applying for the JagsTeach Residency? Word limit 500.
  • If selected for the JagsTeach Residency program, applicants will hear from UHV via your UHV email address by April 15. 
  • If  not selected for the JagsTeach Residency, must complete an application for traditional student teaching by May 1.

JagsTeach Residency Program Application