Teacher Candidate edTPA Support Services

edTPA is a student-centered multiple measure assessment of teaching. It is designed to be educative and predicting of effective teaching and student learning. Stony Brook University's Division of Information Technology (DoIT) supports teacher candidates' edTPA video recording requirements through Audio Visual Services.


Available Equipment

HD camcorders, tripods, and wireless microphones are available to students for this initiative. Equipment can be picked up from, and returned to, the Audio Visual Service Counter at the Javits Lecture Center. Operating hours of the service counter vary depending on the semester. Equipment is available on a “first reserve, first serve” basis, dependent upon availability.

Equipment Requests

Requests for equipment should be submitted at least 24 hours in advance. You will receive a confirmation email of your form submission within one business day.

Please Note:
1. This form requires candidates to log in via their Stony Brook NetID to request equipment,
2. R
equests for equipment reservations may only be submitted for the current academic year (August - May).
3. When picking up equipment, candidates will be required to show University ID. 

Request Equipment 

How-To Video

Canon R400 HD Camcorder

Setup and Operation

Related Links

Below you will find links to various other SUNY Campuses and edTPA Resources!

Digication ePortfolios

Digication is the central location for creating courses and uploading the applicable edTPA materials.

Digication ePortfolios

Professional Education Program (PEP)

Stony Brook's Professional Education Program guides prospective teachers on their progress and offers an array of services related to teaching and educational leadership!

Professional Education Program


The edTPA website offers many invaluable resources for candidates and is the cental resource for all edTPA related announcements and documents. 



This edTPA and AACTE partnership site provides an online community and resources to candidates, mentors, and administrators of participating institutions. 


edTPA & ePortfolio

This edTPA-provided resource is a reference for preparing and submitting documents for users of Pearson ePortfolios.  Many candidate questions can be answered by visiting this resource!

edTPA Pearson ePortfolio Users

SUNY Brockport

SUNY Brockport's edTPA Resources include help guides on transferring, trimming, and preparing candidates' recordings for uploading to Pearson. 

SUNY Brockport edTPA

SUNY Elmira

SUNY Elmira's edTPA Resources include how-to videos for using an iPhone or iPad for candidates' recordings, as well as post-production work such as trimming and compressing recordings for uploading to Pearson. 

SUNY Elmira edTPA

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the hours of the Javits Service Counter?

Hours of Operation

Javits Lecture Center Service Counter

Fall/Spring Semesters
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Winter Session
Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (by appointment only)
Tuesday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.

Summer Sessions I & II
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

When classes are NOT in session
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (by appointment only)

The Service Counters are have limited hours during Holidays when classes are not in session, or when the Governor closes State Offices. Please contact the Service Counter to find out about specific closures during the year.

Schedule note: Upon changes to the University calendar or emergency class cancellations (snow, disaster, etc), Audio Visual Services closes one half hour after the end of the last scheduled class. Outstanding equipment loans for that day are expected to be returned by that time.

Please Contact

The Faculty Center

Audio Visual Services