Requirements for student teaching & campus internships

Step 1: The EPP must make a formal request

  • The contact for the Educator Preparation Program (EPP) must contact Dr. Kishawna Wiggins to make a formal request by completing and submitting the following form. If a student applies from the EPP and is not on the list, their application will not be processed.

Step 2: Complete the Garland ISD online application

Step 3: Fingerprint-based background check

  • Complete the fingerprint-based background check form
  • Students will receive an email from IDENTOGO ( with appointment scheduling instructions.
  • If the student does not receive this email within 3 days and has checked spam filters, please email Dr. Kishawna Wiggins

Step 4: ID Badge process

  • Please email your headshot to Dr. Kishawna Wiggins. This photo must be: 
    • taken with a solid background 
    • full-face view, nothing below shoulders 
    • professional-looking (but can be taken yourself)

Step 5: Student-Teacher placement & orientation

  • Preferences and special requests are honored based on availability.
  • If a placement is made, students must attend a mandatory orientation.

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