student teacher

a student who is studying to be a teacher and who, as part of the training, observes classroom instruction or does closely supervised teaching in an elementary or secondary school.
Also called intern, practice teacher.


student teaching, noun Unabridged
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student teacher
a person who is teaching in a school for a limited period under supervision as part of a course to qualify as a teacher

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Example sentences
The student teacher ratio is more double a normal high school.
Any school principal engaging in such behavior with a student teacher would be fired in an instant.
The supervisors filled out an observation record for each observation of a student teacher.
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