Practicum School Posting Exercise for Practicums in June/July 2015

Date: 23 February 2015

The practicum school posting exercise for the following groups will take place in March 2015:


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1. Please update any changes in particulars (e.g. address and contact information) in the NIE Portal by 20 March 2015.

2. If you wish to be posted to a specific school, please get the support from the school you wish to go to before submitting your request to pract@nie.edu.sg and cc. the school (the school personnel whom you approached and has agreed to your request) also by 20 March 2015. Late requests will not be considered.

Important Points to Note:

All Dip Ed, Dip PE, Dip Art Ed Year 1 (July 2014 intake) student teachers, please remember to:

  • register for TP1 in the July 2015 course registration exercise.
  • note that you will be posted back to your Teaching Practice 1 (TP1) school for your Teaching Practice 2 (TP2) which will take place in Feb-May 2016.

All BA/BSc (Ed) Year 1 (July 2014 intake) student teachers, please remember to:

  • register for SE in the July 2015 course registration exercise.
  • take note that you will be posted back to the same school (either Primary or Secondary depending on your teaching track) for Teaching Assistantship (TA) which will take place in July 2016 semester. (E.g. If a BA(Ed) Primary student teacher is posted to Fuhua Primary School and Westwood Secondary School for the School Experience (SE), s/he will be posted back to Fuhua Primary School for TA.)
  • note that you will get an automatic change of posting for Teaching Practice 1 (TP1) and will remain in the same school for the subsequent Teaching Practice 2 (TP2). This is an arrangement to ensure that the student teachers have some exposure to different school environments in the 4-year programme.

All BA/BSc (Ed) Year 3 (July 2012 intake) student teachers, please remember to:

  • take note that in order to provide student teachers with a greater exposure to different school environments, all BA/BSc (Ed) July 2012 intake student teachers who are doing TP1 will be given a new school posting. You will not be posted to your SE/TA school for TP1*
  • register for TP1 only in the July 2015 course registration exercise.
  • note that you will be posted back to their TP1 school to continue with TP2 which will take place in Feb-May 2016.

All PGDE (PE) Year 1 (July 2014 intake) student teachers, please remember to:

  • take note that for Teaching Practice 2 (TP2) in Feb-May 2016, the school posting will be determined separately by the HR Solutions & Capabilities Division, MOE.

Thank you.

Practicum Unit
Office of Teacher Education (OTE)