TAs face a number of challenges as they go through a transition from being a student, to being a researcher, a junior colleague to faculty, and a teacher.
These challenges may include
- Balancing the demands of TAship and their own responsibilities as a student;
- Teaching skills;
- Lesson planning;
- Presentation techniques;
- Cassroom management;
- Communication with faculty;
- Ethical questions;
- Self confidence
We provide the following services for TAs:
Training program that consists of effective teaching workshops and group or individualized microteaching sessions;
Customized workshops that may address common problems in a specific department;
Resources and Strategies for Successful DS/PS/Labs.