Read through this helpful list of suggestions for a GTA's first day on the job.
Graduate teaching assistants (TAs) are essential members of the University's academic community. TAs enhance student understanding of the content and pedagogy of the discipline and extend faculty resources and their contribution to the teaching mission of the University.
Teaching & Learning in the College Classroom - Additional Resources
From a recent Friday Forum presented by Dr. Barbi Honeycutt, adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Leadership, Policy, Adult and Higher Education, and Director of Graduate Teaching Programs in the Graduate School, at NC State.
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Teaching Assistant Workshop Presentations
Developing Your Teaching Portfolio From the February 22nd workshop presented by Dr. Barbi Honeycutt, Assistant Professor in the Department of Leadership, Policy, Adult and Higher Education, NC State University.
Examples of teaching and professional portfolios:
- University of Virginia
- Boston College (halfway down the page shows example portfolios and a section on example teaching philosophies written by graduate students in PFF programs)
- McGill University (Teachers and TFA students take note)
- NC State University (Some of NCSU's PTP and teaching certificate students have given permission to share their portfolios. Here are 3)