TDFE - Texas Directors of Field Experiences

The purpose of the TDFE is to provide

* a forum for sharing ideas and common concerns among the directors of educational field experiences in the colleges and universities of the State of Texas,

* an organizational framework for cooperative action toward improving the quality of educational field experiences by interacting with various organizations, institutions, and agencies, and

* a communication network through which members may act quickly and in concert on issues relating to educational field experiences.

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2022-2023 Officers

President:

Alycia Maurer

Our Lady of the Lake

admaurer@ollusa.edu

President Elect:

Karrabi Malin

240Tutoring

kmalin@240certification.com

Secretary:

Carrie Baker

Stephen F. Austin State University

cabaker@sfasu.edu

Treasurer:

Beth Nelms

LeTourneau University

BethNelms@letu.edu

Past President:

Tim Sutton

CSOTTE, Executive Director

timlamb617@gmail.com

2021-2022 Clinical Teacher of the Year Committee

Chair:

Karrabi Malin

240 Tutoring

kmalin@240certification.com

Sarah McMahan

Texas Woman's University

smcmahan@twu.edu

 

Cheryl The

Southwestern Adventist University

cthe@swau.edu

Conferences and Meetings

Membership

TDFE membership is composed of those individuals in public and private educational institutions in the State of Texas who are responsible for the administration and coordination of the program of educational field experiences in their respective institutions and who pay the annual dues assessed by the organization.

Dues from qualifying individuals of $30.00 may be submitted to the Treasurer at any time.  Our membership year runs from one CSOTTE Conference to the next year's conference.  For membership information, email Beth Nelms, treasurer, BethNelms@letu.edu.

T.D.F.E Membership Form 2022-2023 (PDF)

Resources and Downloads

Constitution and ByLaws (PDF)

Past Presidents

Texas Clinical Teacher of the Year Award Application (PDF)

Submit 2021-2022 Texas Clinical Teacher Award application materials no later than May 13, 2022, to:

Karrabi Malin

6117 Waller Ln.

Colleyville, Texas 76034

kmalin@240certification.com

Clinical Teachers of the Year Past Recipients and their Committees (PDF)

 

National Field Directors Forum

The National Field Directors Forum is an Affiliated Unit of the Association of Teacher Educators.  It is dedicated to developing quality field experiences, student teaching, and internships assignments.  Membership is complised of educators who have administrative responsibilities in this area without regard to title, rank, or size of program.  The Forum provides leadership in the area of professional field experiences.

Click here to visit the National Field Directors Forum website.