STAR-MT is the formal assessment instrument used by mentor teachers. This is submitted twice during each student teaching placement: once at an interim point and then again at a final point.
First placement: Jan. 2 to March 6
• Interim due: the week of Feb. 3
• Final due: by March 6
Second placement: March 9 to May 13
• Interim due: the week of April 13
• Final due: by May 13
Two format options are available for you to complete and submit STAR-MT. No matter the format, please be sure to have a discussion with your student teacher about the contents of STAR-MT and provide a copy of your submission to both your student teacher and her/his teacher education associate.
Please complete and submit STAR-MT using one of the following:
Use the quick guide to orient yourself to STAR-MT, which contains an introduction and information about its format and use.
Our mentor teacher guide highlights questions we have previously been asked. It tells you the location where an answer can be found, within the guide to field experience and student teaching.
If you need assistance with any of these documents, please contact us at 716-645-2461 or firstname.lastname@example.org.