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student teacher

a student who is studying to be a teacher and who, as part of the training, observes classroom instruction or does closely supervised teaching in an elementary or secondary school.
Also called intern, practice teacher.
Origin of student teacher
First recorded in 1905-10
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student teaching, noun Unabridged
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student teacher

a person who is teaching in a school for a limited period under supervision as part of a course to qualify as a teacher
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