Student Teaching

OTES/CP is the entity which organizes the placement of student teachers for Ball State University.  This includes the application process, the confirmation process, the assignment of placement, the assignment of university supervisor, and the coordination of the overall experience.

Field Experiences

OTES/CP provides a responsible agency and administrative structure for moving practicums, participations and observations from a series of minimally related segments to a coordinated program of direct contacts with children, youth,teachers, and institutions.  


The licensing area of OTES/CP serves as a liaison between BSU students obtaining an educational license and the state licensing agency in Indiana. 
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Clinical Practice Network

OTES-CP is responsible for overseeing the CPN for Ball State University.  Comprised of a dynamic network of Professional Development and Partner Schools, our teacher candidates are able to link theory and practice with high-quality clinical experiences and effective teacher educators. Our successful network includes intense faculty and P-12 educator commitment, and shared leadership in professional development and school- based research.