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The Allyn & Bacon Teaching Assistants Handbook: A Guide for Graduate Instructors of Writing and Literature Stephen Wilhoit

The Allyn & Bacon Teaching Assistants Handbook: A Guide for Graduate Instructors of Writing and Literature

Stephen Wilhoit

Published September 1st 2002
ISBN : 9780205336777
Paperback
256 pages
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Designed to meet the needs of first-year teaching assistants (TAs), this handbook complements the instruction that faculty offer TAs and gives TAs additional advice on how to succeed in graduate school, how to become an effective classroomMoreDesigned to meet the needs of first-year teaching assistants (TAs), this handbook complements the instruction that faculty offer TAs and gives TAs additional advice on how to succeed in graduate school, how to become an effective classroom instructor, how to engage in a program of professional development, and how to find employment in the academy. Chapters describe the typical responsibilities of TAs and discuss preparations before classes begin, designing writing assignments, responding to student writing, grading student work, teaching literature, and using technology in the classroom. The author is affiliated with the University of Dayton. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR