Graduate and Teaching Associates' Orientation

Friday, August 21, 2015 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Peters Building Room 132

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Meeting Agenda

 

Time Item Presenter(s)

12:00 p.m.

Check-in, Lunch

 

 

12:20

Welcome & Introductions

Ida M. Jones

Chris Vieira

12:35

The Most Surprising Things about Being a TA or GA

TA/GA Panel

12:50

Teaching Resources

Ida M. Jones

1:10

Assessment

Melissa Jordine

1:35

Student Support Services

Tosha Giuffrida

2:00

Break

 

2:10

The Basics of Blackboard

Tracy Stuntz

2:40

Copyright

Introduction to the Plagiarism Workshop

Patrick Newell

Ida M. Jones

3:10

Universal Design for Learning and Services for Students with Disabilities

 

Janice Brown

3:40

Union Information

TBD

4:00

Wrap up and Questions

 

Resources

Teaching Resources

Teaching Resources (PDF of PowerPoint)

Tips for New Teachers (poster)

Things I Wish They Had Told Me (go to page 25 of the PDF)

Bloom's Digital Taxonomy--Activity Analysis

7 Principles of Good Practice in Undergraduate Education

Prezi from New Faculty Orientation

UDL at a Glance (5 minute video)

Copyright Information

Additional Resources

Bloom's Digital Taxonomy (wiki page)

Universal Design for Learning