Roles & Responsibilities

Generic Roles and Responsibilities of SCM

 

  • Overall in charge of practicum-related matters in school
  •  Main liaison person with the NIES
  • Conduct briefing for induction of student teachers
  • Conduct briefing for induction of CTs
  • Oversee work of CTs & student teachers
  • Facilitate observation of other teachers' lessons    
  • Evaluate student teachers' practicum performance
  • Alert NIES the potential FAIL cases before the final assessment meeting
  • Verify and confirm with NIES the potential DISTINCTION and FAIL cases (for relevant practicums) before the moderation deadline
  • Provides support for STs who call in sick without MC
  • Conduct briefing for induction of CTs

Generic Roles and Responsibilities of CT

 

  • Help settle student teacher*
  • Acquaint the student teacher with school set-up*
  • Assist the student teacher in preparing for classroom observation and teaching
  • Guide/ instruct the student teacher in classroom teaching and management
  • Observe lessons conducted by student teacher
  • Evaluate student teacher's professional disposition    

 

* Probably done by the SCM who is overall in charge of the practicum in the school, but CTs need to reinforce messages.