TA Guide to Teaching and Learning at Brock

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TA Guide to Teaching and Learning at Brock

The Teaching Assistant Guide is being updated. Please contact Lianne Fisher for more details. 

  1. BEING A BROCK TA
    • Who are Brock TAs?
    • Roles, Responsibilities, and Rights of TAs
    • The International TA
    • Brock Basics
  2. ESTABLISHING A POSITIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
    • The First Class
    • Icebreakers
    • Setting Ground Rules
    • Do’s and Don’ts for Teaching Assistants and Lab Instructors
  3. TEACHING AND LEARNING
    • Teaching and Learning Styles
    • Planning and Facilitating Seminars
    • Planning and Facilitating Labs
    • The Lab Environment
    • Exams
    • Ending the Year
  4. TEACHING TOOLS
    • How to Make Your Students More Active Learners
    • Methods of Small Group Teaching
    • Teaching with Technology
  5. ETHICS AND INTEGRITY
    • Classroom Code of Conduct
    • Academic Integrity
    • Respectful Rights
  6. GRADING STUDENTS
    • Debunking Grades
    • Grading Papers
    • Grading Participation
    • Grading Tests, Quizzes, and Assignments
  7. RESOURCES AND REFERENCES
    • T.A. Awards/Certificate Programs
    • MacLean’s Annual University Report Card 2004 Results
    • References

Brock University Teaching Wiki: Information from TA workshops and other recent information can be found in the Brock University Teaching Wiki.

 

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