Bagwell College of Education

Completion of Yearlong Clinical Experience

Candidates demonstrate their achievement of the intended outcomes of the Yearlong Clinical Experience (YCE) through successful completion of the following:

  • Completion of the Introduction to YCE (Pre-planning)
  • Two semesters of YCE
  • Candidate Assessment on Performance Standards (CAPS) – the evaluation instrument for YCE
  • Program area assessments, performance criteria, and other requirements
  • End-of-semester YCE Surveys
  • Completion of edTPA during YCE II and submission to Pearson for scoring (A passing score is not required for graduation; however, candidates do have to attempt edTPA.)