Things we wish we knew when we first started TAing

–       Background of students academic knowledge) – pre assessment
–       It’s going to be OK. Don’t be nervous!
–       Avoid being too available – set boundaries
–       Have a schedule
–       Knowing goals/learning objectives for course
–       Know the content of course
–       Understanding roles of yourself, students, faculty

For more reflection pieces go to the Past Workshop Notes page here.

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