Tk20 Access Instructions (Methods Participation Cooperating Teacher)


SUNY Oneonta is now using Tk20 for all evaluations of methods students and student teachers. Please refer to the information below to log in to Tk20 based on your role at the College. All users can access Tk20 at


Cooperating Teachers, please log in using the following format:

Username: FirstInitialLastName0000 (Jane Doe would be jdoe0000)

*Please note: Hyphenated names retain the hyphen.

Password: your email address

After you log in for the first time, you will be prompted to change your Tk20 password. Please write this information down, this is the password you will need to use for ALL subsequent logins (now & future semesters), after you click “Save” to change your password, go to the main page of Tk20.


  1. Click on the FIELD EXPERIENCE tab at the top of the screen.
  2. Click on the NAME OF THE STUDENT you want to access to open a split screen*.

    *If you get a blank screen at this point, that may mean your school blocks certain types of content from websites. To solve this issue: Try logging in from a different computer (a non- school affiliated – personal computer) or change your web browser to one of the following: Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome

  3. The information you need to access is on the RIGHT side of the screen. To see this more clearly, place your cursor over the center vertical line and pull to the left.
  4. On the RIGHT, you will be able to view the binder’s assessment forms*:

    *Methods Participation Evaluation - Your assessment of the student teacher


  1. Click on the form that you wish to complete--Methods Participation Evaluation
  2. Complete the assessment by selecting the radio button for each of the criteria within the rubric, as well as any additional questions. YOU DO NOT NEED TO COMPLETE THE SCORING OR GRADE SECTIONS OF THE FORM.
  3. After you have completed the form, choose from one of the following actions:
    1. Save Draft – save work and return at a later time
    2. Save Draft – Submit (if you have completed the form in its entirety and are ready)*
    3. Cancel without Saving – exit the assessment tool without saving any changes

Repeat this process until you have finished all the assessments.

*Please note: You will need to “Save Draft” in order for the submit button to appear. If you get an error that says your values do not match, you will have two options:

  • Click Cancel and go back and review the form
  • Click OK to proceed

Please click “OK to proceed” to submit the form.


You will have to complete and submit the Methods Participation Evaluation in order to print a hard copy. Once you have done this, you can click back into the submitted form; a little print button icon will now appear in the right corner of the form. Click on the Print icon to print.


If you have any questions or issues logging into Tk20, please contact Jennifer Mancke, Office of Education Advisement and Field Experience, by email at or by phone: (607) 436-2538.

Thank you!