Training for Teaching Assistants

 

The Teaching and Learning Support Service (TLSS) offers training for TAs at the beginning of the fall and winter terms.

Some workshops will be offered online (webinars) through the Zoom platform and others on campus during a special day on September 14. Save the date and visit this page in the coming weeks for more information.

Programming will begin in August and run until the end of September. If you are a teaching assistant for the upcoming term, the proposed training will help you carry out your tasks effectively. 

You can also visit the other categories for other activitiesFaculty members - Keynote lectures for all - Special events - All upcoming events.

All times listed are in the following time zone: (UTC-04:00) Eastern Daylight Time (US & Canada).

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Professor and Teaching Assistant – Creating a Partnership

Friday, August 16 2024 10:30 am - 11:45 am

Being a Teaching Assistant (TA) requires personal skills, attributes and training to contribute to an effective partnership with professors and better understand their role when interacting with students...

Facilitating Virtual Meetings

Monday, August 19 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Are you looking for ways to add more interaction while teaching synchronously online?
Do you want to increase student participation in your classes?
The Zoom and MS Teams platforms give you the tools to interact with students in real time...

Virtual Campus (Brightspace) – Creation Basics for TAs

Friday, August 23 2024 10:30 am - 11:45 am

Will you be helping a professor build content for teaching in Virtual Campus for the first time? You know little or nothing about Virtual Campus? Join the TLSS team for a friendly webinar where we will be covering Virtual Campus basics...

Professor and Teaching Assistant – Creating a Partnership

Thursday, September 12 2024 10:30 am - 11:45 am

Being a Teaching Assistant (TA) requires personal skills, attributes and training to contribute to an effective partnership with professors and better understand their role when interacting with students...