The TA Project holds annual orientations for new TAs and new international TAs. All newly appointed International TAs are required to attend the International TA Orientation and all new TAs (American citizens and foreign nationals) are required to attend the New TA Orientation. Information on these orientations may be found below.
New TA Orientation
The next orientation will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2017. The orientation consists of a series of presentations, panel sessions, and workshops that offer participants a forum in which to discuss general and discipline-specific teaching issues, receive advice and guidance from experienced TAs and professors, explore a variety of pedagogical methods, and learn about Rutgers undergraduate student culture.
International TA Orientation
The next International TA Orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. This orientation consists of a morning session that introduces participants to the cultural issues involved in teaching at an American university.