UNC regularly works with the following districts:
Adams School District 12 has special instructions. Click here for details.
Academy School District 20 requires you to submit a special application. Download Instructions. If you have additional questions you may reach out to their HR department (K-5
placements: Kelly Farmer; 6-12 placements: Holly Meacham)
Academy for Advanced and Creative Learning, Colorado Springs (Co Spgs Dist. 11).
American Academy is a K-8 charter school in the Douglas County School District seeking
practicum and student teaching candidates. No additional application needed – please
read about them here.
Aurora Public Schools require you to submit a special application. Please follow these instructions.
Canon City School District requires you to complete a district application.
Cherry Creek Schools requires you to submit a special application process. Please contact Cheryl Sparks for the University document you need to upload to your
The Classical Academy, Colorado Springs
Clayton Partnership School, in Thornton Colorado is designed to mentor teachers. Please consider student teaching
at Clayton or one of the 15 small schools in our District, Mapleton Public Schools.
Denver Public Schools require a special application only after placement is confirmed. You will be notified
by DPS with instructions after placement is made.
District 27J (Brighton/Northern Colorado) offers extensive student teacher support. Please complete this application to request placement
Douglas County School District requires an application. Please go to their website, click on University Students and follow the instructions.
East Central BOCES districts - The districts in East Central BOCES are looking for student teachers interested
in continuing employment upon completion of student teaching. Compensation incentives
may be offered to candidates (independent of UNC) who make a commitment to remain
in the district as teachers. Interview will be required.
Flagstaff Academy, Longmont- Requires a special application and interview. Click here more information.
Foundations Academy Charter School- Brighton, CO. K8 placements for elementary, secondary and Art, Music, PE.
Fountain/Ft. Carson School District - Please use Employment LINK and follow these directions.
Genoa-Hugo School District - Located in Eastern Colorado. They offer a low student to teacher ratio. More
Global Village Academy K-8 Charter School Invites UNC Student teachers
Greeley-Evans District 6 requires you to submit an on-line application directly to the District. When you reach Position Desired page, scroll down and select
“Substitute (guest teacher)”. The application includes Teacher Insight assessments, which takes a few minutes to complete.
Harrison School District 2 in Colorado Springs requires an additional application.
Littleton School District. Please DO NOT contact schools or principals prior to placement approval. Teacher
Candidates must email a copy of their unofficial transcript to the HR Secretary, Tricia
Peak to Peak Charter School, Boulder requires an additional application.
Poudre School District requires you to submit an additional application.
St. Vrain School District requires you to submit an additional application.
STEM School Highlands Ranch supports teacher candidates for full-year field experiences. The school partners
with UNC to host candidates for fall practicum experiences followed by full time student
teaching in the spring semester. An additional application is required. Once on the site, click on the STEM Residency Program.
Summit County District requires you to submit a special application and Confidentiality Form.
Thompson School District (Loveland) requires an additional application. DO NOT contact schools prior to confirmed placement.
Weld RE-4 (Severance/Windsor/West Greeley) is located northeast of Greeley. Students needing placement will go through the
university placement office. You may contact Laura Bulzomi for more information.
Widefield School District requires you to submit a special application.
Wiggins 50 School District, located 45 miles east of Greeley.
Out of State placements need to be researched by you!
Contact the Human Resources Department of the district you are interested in to find
out their process.
Cheyenne Wyoming – Laramie Dist. 1 To student teach in Cheyenne schools you must submit this application packet in full before being considered for placement. You will need to show proof of having
applied for a Wyoming substitute license when submitting the packet and then provide
the actual license prior to beginning student teaching.
Farmington New Mexico School District seeks UNC student teachers. Farmington is located 30 minutes south of the Cortez,
Colorado area. If you are interested in placement in this out of state district,
the work has already been done for you. Contact Cheryl Sparks for more details.