Cooperating Teacher Resources 

Thank you for serving in the valuable role of Cooperating Teacher. Below are some resources that will help you navigate this mentoring role. We appreciate your leadership as you open the doors of your classroom to a guest teacher.

Please stay in communication with the Grand View University supervisor assigned to your student to let us know how the experience is progressing. We hope this is a valuable learning experience for both you and your Grand View student teacher! 

Student Teacher Orientation Student Teacher Handbook Cooperating Teacher Introduction
Cooperating Teacher Payment Form

Please complete this form to receive payment for your time serving as a Cooperating Teacher any time during the 8 weeks your student teacher is with you.  You may fax this form to 515-263-6075 or email to Kaitlyn Bruns at kbruns @

If you do not wish to send this form, you may also contact the Education Department and have Nancy Van Wyk pick the form up from you. The check will be sent directly to your home address at the conclusion of your cooperating teacher responsibilities.


Renewal Credit Calculation Worksheet

Please complete this form to receive confirmation from Grand View that you supervised a student teacher for 8 weeks so that the BOEE can award .5 license renewal credits. You may scan and email this form to kbruns @