College of Education > Student Resources > Field Experiences > Registration and Background Check Forms
In order to complete field experience within the Chicago Public Schools, students must complete a two-step process. Field experience includes any students completing observations, pre-clinical hours, practicum experiences and any PRE-student teaching experiences in CPS schools. Field experience is NOT the same as student teaching clearance.
To get a Background Check there are two steps that must be followed:
Please contact Kathy Iwashima at KIWASHIM@depaul.edu if you have any questions about background checks and/or Student Teaching.