Winter Quarter TA Orientation

January 11, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tresidder Memorial Union, Second Floor

Winter Orientation Schedule12:30-1:00 PM: Check-in and Light Refreshments (Outside Oak West, Second Floor of Tresidder Memorial Union)

1:00-1:50 PM: Opening Session (Oak West)

  • Welcome to Teaching at Stanford
  • Effective Teaching: Advice from Experienced TAs

2:00-2:50 PM: Concurrent Session 1

  • Grading Problem Sets, Labs, and Exams (Oak West)
  • Holding Office Hours and Review Sessions in Sciences and Engineering (Cypress South)
  • Leading Discussions in Humanities and Social Sciences (Oak East)
  • Leading Discussions in Sciences and Engineering (Cypress North)

3:00-4:00 PM: Concurrent Session 2

  • Major Policies & Practices Every TA Should Know: Presentation and Q&A Session (Oak West)
  • SCPD Academic Courses: How to Support and Engage a Global Community of Online Students (Cypress South)
Event Sponsor: 
Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning