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An Online TA Materials Repository

TAs produce a lot of materials.  Whether it’s in-class worksheets, take-home vocabulary sheets, pre-lab exercises, or exam study guides, most TAs spend much of their teaching preparation time making materials. Yet many TAs spend their time producing redundant materials -- materials that have already been produced by past TAs of the course -- and fail to improve upon what past TAs have done.  But what can departments do to help TAs produce the most effective materials for their students?