New Teaching Assistant Orientation
New Teaching Assistants (TAs) are invited to take an online course designed to prepare them for their dual role as a teacher and a student. Course topics include:
- Preparing for the first day of class
- University policies governing instructor and student conduct
- General pedagogical issues such as overcoming apathy in the classroom and grading student work
- Challenges that international TAs face
The course is offered in July and January.