Information for Current Students

Scholarships for Current Students


Scholarship Available

October 15
March 15

Lattner Student Teacher Scholarship Application Instructions and Materials

The deadline for submission of applications will be March 15 and October 15 prior to the semester the candidate is scheduled to be student teaching (Phase II: Secondary or Block 3: Elementary).

November 15

Elberta Harris Scholarship Application

Learn more from ESU's Office of Financial Aid, Scholarships, & Veterans Services


Services for Current Students

Elementary Education Advising Your journey to becoming an elementary teacher is full of fun and exciting challenges. Use this site to help you understand the design of our education program and learn the requirements for program admission and graduation/licensure. Learn more...
Graduating Students You want to invite your friends and family; you are going to need some information for them. Learn more...
Graduate Programs Current undergraduate students wanting information about ESU's graduate programs can learn more here.
Licensure Programs The Teachers College offers licensure in 22 undergraduate areas and 13 graduate areas. Learn more...
Non-Traditional Student Services Are you a single parent? Are you married? Are you a student who did not come to college straight from high school? Learn more...
Project Challenge Project Challenge is designed to increase students' chances for success while in college. Learn more...
Scholarship Information Incoming and current students of The Teachers College can find information and applications for scholarships from here.
Student Teaching Manual A variety of procedures have been established in order to create a smooth and productive student teaching experience. These procedures are detailed in the manual. Learn more...
Teacher Work Sample In The Teachers College at ESU, the Teacher Work Sample (TWS) is a required assignment for Phase II student teachers and Block 3 interns.  Faculty is encouraged to use the TWS, in part or in its entirety, in other field experiences or courses. Learn more...
Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Undergraduate research is an opportunity to experience your field of study beyond the classroom and textbooks.  Perhaps more importantly, it allows you to develop and demonstrate the skills and dispositions most desired by graduate schools, professional programs and employers. Learn more...
The Writing Center The Writing Center at Emporia State University promotes writing as a tool for teaching and learning in every discipline and assists writers in preparing for the practical, real-life applications of writing in the workplace as well as in the academic world. Learn more...


Student Organizations

ESU National Science Teachers Association Student Chapter
Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Club (HPER Club)
Kappa Delta Pi - Iota Chapter (KDP)
Kansas National Education Association Student Program (KNEA-SP)
Mental Health Counseling Student Organization (MENTO)
NafME Collegiate: National Association For Music Education at ESU
Non-Traditional Student Association
Psi Chi (National Honor Society in Psychology)
Psychology Club
Rehabilitation Club (RC)
Student Art Therapy Organization (SATO)
Student Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology


Recent Events

> Recent news from The Teachers College

October 17, 2014

Dr. Diane DeBacker, 2014 ESU Distinguished Alumnus and former Kansas Commissioner of Education, currently serves as senior advisor to the Director General of the Abu Dhabi Education Council. DeBacker gave an overview of K-12 education and the reforms being made in Abu Dhabi.

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May 1, 2014

Emporia State's Research and Creativity Day


Click here to view a few presentations

March 3, 2014

David Gussak, professor and chair of the art education department at Florida State University and an Emporia State University alumnus, spoke about his experience serving as an art therapist expert witness in the courtroom as well as the role of art therapy in corrections.

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February 19, 2014

Kristina Bramwell, undergraduate elementary education student, discussed her  her experiences teaching in the Marshall Islands.

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January 30, 2014

Eight teachers from around the state visited Emporia State University and shared their expertise with students in The Teachers College as part of the 2014 Kansas Teacher of the Year Program.

During their visit, the delegation presented "The Power of You: Becoming the Decisive Element" three times to different education classes.

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News from The Teachers College

I'm A Hornet from Interim President Jackie Vietti

Emporia State University Director of Athletics Kent Weiser announced Monday that former Hornet, April Huddleston, will be the 10th head coach of the Hornet softball program. An ...

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Children’s author and literacy experts to speak in Emporia

A Kansas author noted for her collaborations in writing about Amish culture and two experts on teaching children to read and will be the featured speakers at a conference in ...

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Scholarship awards awarded to adaptive special education majors

The adaptive special education graduate program at Emporia State University awarded nearly $41,000 in scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year. “The fact that we can offer ...

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