Professional Development for Cooperating Teachers

Illinois Wesleyan University will issue Professional Development Credits (formerly CPDUs) to Cooperating Teachers upon request.

Professional Development (PD) Hours for Hosting a Student Teacher- 23 IL Administrative Code 25.875(h):

  • Thirty Professional Development hours will be issued for supervising a student teacher for an entire semester. Fifteen Professional Development hours will be issued for supervising a student teacher for half of a semester.
    • 15 contact hours will equal 1 Professional Development hour
  • Hosting a student teacher can be counted once during the course of five years. 

To be issued the ISBE Evidence of Completion Form 77-2B, submit the following to the Educational Studies Office (dhaas@iwu.edu; CLA 347):