Your work as a TA in the classroom is a critical element for student success. The Great Teaching Certificate: TA Edition is a time-efficient way to learn good teaching practices to support your students! Read below to find out how to earn your certificate. To view the 2019-2020 Teaching Assistant Handbook, click on the book located to the right.

Register for the Great Teaching Certificate: TA Edition!

Earn your certificate by completing a 1000 mile journey:

  1. Core Activities | 600 miles total
    These activities are required to earn your certificate
    • Orientation | 200 miles
      • Part I: 8:30-12:30 8/13 @ Carlton Auditorium
      • Part II: Canvas (complete before classes start)
    • TA Principles & Strategies (TAPS) | 400 miles
      • What is a Great Teaching Assistant?
      • Anatomy of a Great Course
      • Good Teaching Practices
      • Assessment & Grading
      • Managing Your Time
      • Communication
  2. Elective Activities | 400 miles total
    Choose any activities listed below to complete your remaining miles.