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Practicums and Student Teaching

Education majors have many opportunities to work with students from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds, including a practicum at a local high-needs school district. Student teaching placements are generally made in local suburban school districts.

Past schools for practicums include:

  • Abbott Middle School
  • Deerpath Middle School
  • Elm Place Middle School
  • Glen Flora Elementary
  • Jefferson Middle School
  • Greenwood Elementary School
  • Miguel Juarez Middle School
  • Washington Elementary
  • Webster Middle School

Past schools for student teaching include:

  • Adlai E. Stevenson High School
  • Antioch Community High School
  • Central School
  • Cherokee Elementary
  • Deerfield High School
  • Everett Elementary
  • Forrestal Elementary
  • Glenbrook South High School
  • Grayslake Central High School
  • Grayslake North High School
  • Hawthorn Intermediate School
  • Hawthorn Primary School
  • Highland Park High School
  • Indian Trail Elementary
  • Kipling Elementary
  • Lakes High School
  • Lake Bluff Elementary
  • Lake Forest High School
  • Lake Zurich High School
  • Libertyville High School
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • Maine West High School
  • O’Plaine Elementary
  • Oak Terrace Elementary
  • Ravinia Elementary
  • Sheridan Elementary
  • Sherwood Elementary
  • Vernon Hills High School
  • Warren Township High School - Almond
  • Warren Township High School - O’Plaine
  • Waukegan High School
  • Wayne Thomas Elementary
  • Woodland Primary School

For more information about internships (educational studies minors only) at Lake Forest College, please visit the internships page.