MADISON – Dakota State University student Kevin Krumm is student teaching high school for the fall 2021 semester in the Flandreau School District. Krumm is a secondary education biology major from Redfield, South Dakota.
To be accepted into the teacher education program, students must maintain a 2.6 cumulative grade point average and a 2.7 in their major. They must successfully pass the Praxis Pre-Professional Skills Test and the Praxis content exam in their area of preparation, and successfully complete all coursework and field experiences. Candidates work in multi-cultural settings, special education classrooms, regular education classrooms, and volunteer settings with K-12 children prior to acceptance into student teaching.
Most student teachers are placed in districts within a 60-mile radius of Madison, S.D.