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Tips for a positive start to your school year as a teaching assistant or new faculty member

More than 350 graduate students will be new teaching assistants at the University of Florida. A ballroom full of them. I enjoy being one of the faculty members to be part of their three-day orientation, sponsored by the UF Graduate School and the Teaching Center. Dr. Ken Gerhardt and Dr. Winifred Cooke do a good job […]

Orientation helps prepare UF’s 350 new teaching assistants for their teaching duties

Classes will be starting at the University of Florida next week. Faculty and graduate students spent this week getting ready. On Monday, I was a speaker at the orientation for the more than 350 new teaching assistants at UF this year. I’ve enjoyed being a part of the orientation for new TAs for more than […]