8:45 a.m. ILC, room 118. You are invited to join us for the 11th annual TA Orientation! We have planned this event to be informative and enjoyable. The day will focus on helping you prepare to fulfill your TA/GA duties in the coming year at Boise State. There will be a large group session to help you foster an optimal learning environment as well as multiple breakout sessions you’ll select that are tailored to your specific interests and goals. Topics will include:
Tools and Tips for Grading
What to do if you don’t know the material well
Engaging Students in Active Learning
Facilitation and reflective listening
Planning a class session around learning outcomes
Lunch will be provided! At the end of the day, some of you will meet with your department coordinator where more specific information will be provided about your exact duties and expectations.