TA Training

Friday, August 23 | 9:00 pm - 12:45 pm

TA Training

Location: DRL A1 and Fisher-Bennett Hall

Summary: This three-day program is required of all new TAs in Arts and Sciences, Nursing and Design. It is optional for new Annenberg TAs. All participants must register in advance.
New SAS TAs must also attend at least one in-semester follow-up workshop.

9:00-9:45 Teaching the Diversity of Penn Students (David Rittenhouse Labs A1)*
Bruce Lenthall, Director, Center for Teaching & Learning

10:00-11:00 Discussions on Challenges Facing TAs (Fisher Bennett Hall rooms TBA)

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break (TBA)

11:30-12:45 Discussions on Challenges Facing TAs (Fisher Bennett Hall rooms TBA)

Afternoon Departmental Workshops Contact your home department for information

2:00-4:00 Beginners Workshops on Blackboard or Canvas (Van Pelt Library, Goldstein Classroom)
Optional session. To register: http://bit.ly/13nDq5M