Resources for Teach for America Corps Members

The University makes available many resources on its Student Resources page. Likewise, the College of Education makes available many resources on its Advising page. Explore these pages to maximize the help, guidance, and support you recieve as a student in the College of Education at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Additionally, the UMSL/TFA partnership provides and curates many particularly important resources in the panels below. Several of these links will redirect you away from the UMSL/TFA site and take you to sites within the larger frames of the College of Education and the University.

Programs

Get information about the plans of study leading to a degree and/or certification.

Programs

UMSL Enrollment Form

Follow this link to obtain a copy of the UMSL Fall enrollment form.

Enrollment Form

MyGateway

MyGateway is UMSL's customization of the Blackboard course management software. All courses are delivered through MyGateway.

MyGateway

MyCOE

MyCOE is the College of Education's comprehensive system for assessments, reports, and services. It is an immensely valuable and innovative tool.

MyCOE

UMSL Admissions

Entering a UMSL/TFA program requires a candidate to follow through the University admission process and to be officially admitted.

UMSL Admissions

UMSL Financial Aid

Financial aid applications, processes, and awards are served by the University's Financial Aid Office. Use this link for financial aid information.

UMSL Financial Aid

Financial Aid Info

Click the link below to see the financial aid information that was distributed in the 2015 orientation meeting.

Financial Aid Info

Technology Services

It is essential for all students to use their Single Sign On IDs (SSO IDs) for E-Mail, MyGateway, and MyView.

Technology Servicies

Contacts

Friendly and knowledgeable professionals support the TFA/UMSL partnership and provide service to CMs.

Contacts

Address Change Form

Be sure that the University has your most up-to-date home address on record.

Address Change Form

Missouri Learning Standards

The Missouri Learning Standards define the knowledge and skills students need in each grade level and course for success in college, other post-secondary training and careers.

Learning Standards

Missouri Teacher Standards

The Missouri Teacher Standards convey the expectations of performance for professional teachers in Missouri. These standards guide numerous assessments throughout the UMSL COE.

Teacher Standards

MEGA Assessments

As part of an overall educator quality initiative in the State of Missouri, teacher candidates are required to pass a sequence of assessments before earning certification.

MEGA

Missouri Content Assessments

Post-baccelaureate teacher candidates are expected to be "content ready" before entering the educator preparation program. They must demonstrate essential content knowledge.

MCA

Missouri Educator Profile

The Missouri Educator Profile (MEP) is a required personality diagnositic that identifies a candidate's strengths and weaknesses and nutures personal development.

MEP

Mo. PreService Teacher Assessment

Aligned with the Missouri Teacher Standards and Quality Indicators, the MoPTA assesses an emering teacher's instructional capability prior to receiving a license.

MoPTA