This Zoom-based orientation, conducted over two mornings (Wednesday and Thursday, August 18 and 19, 2021, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM), will prepare you to be an excellent teaching assistant at Temple University. At the general sessions, you will learn about the Temple student community and what resources are available to support them. You will also learn how to manage challenging situations in the classroom. Topical breakout sessions will focus on various aspects of teaching, such as motivating and engaging students, facilitating discussions, being thoughtful about inclusion and accessibility in your classroom, grading, and teaching effectively online.
For additional information information, including additional workshop opportunities, visit our main TA Orientation info page.