TF Handbook

TF Handbook outlines available resources, describes best practices, and suggests ways to manage your classroom. In addition, it explains all the administrative procedures that TFs need to know. 

Teaching Practicum 2013

Tuesday August 27, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Olin-Sang Auditorium. Attendance is mandatory for all first-time teaching fellows and course assistants as of this fall or spring. Please e-mail Brooke Ball if you have any questions or are unsure if you need to attend.


8:30 a.m. Registration and Light Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Welcome, Dean of GSAS, Malcolm Watson

9:05 a.m. Opening remarks, Provost Steve Goldstein

9:15 a.m. Administrative, Ethical, and Legal Issues to Consider, Alwina Bennett, Assistant Provost for Graduate Student Affairs

9:45 a.m. Teaching Primer: An Interactive Presentation, Dan Perlman, Associate Provost of Innovation and Education and Professor of Biology

11:00 a.m. Coffee Break

11:15 a.m. Student Panel Question and Answer Sessions: Come with questions for the panelists who are veteran TFs.

Note: The panel discussion for students in the sciences will be held in the Olin-Sang Auditorium. The panel discussion for students in the social sciences, humanities, and arts will be held in the Mandel Humanities Center, Room G-3.