Hello LFS TAs,
Welcome back to another school year!
For those who are interested in some training for incorporating EDI (equity, inclusivity and diversity) into their teaching practice the Equity and Inclusion Office at UBC is putting on some training workshops via Zoom. If you are interested, please sign up using the link below.
Stay tuned for information on the upcoming LFS TA orientation as well – this is a great opportunity to meet your fellow TAs and learn about the supports available to you in this role.
Teaching Assistant Workshops: EDI in TAing
What you will learn: power and privilege within the learning environment, the policies and guidelines that frame your work, and how best to support students as you navigate ethical dilemmas and potential conflicts. Please register to attend the section that best fits your academic discipline and schedule.
EDI in TAing – STEM disciplines
Wednesday, September 14 from 4 – 6 pm
EDI in TAing – Creative Arts disciplines
Wednesday, September 21 from 4 – 6 pm
EDI in TAing – Social Sciences & Humanities
Wednesday, September 28 from 4 – 6 pm
Alysha Deslippe (MSc)
Doctoral Student, LFS TA Training Program Coordinator
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