L&S TA Training & Orientation
This page contains details about L&S TA Training events. Generally, the Fall Training takes place on the Thursday before classes start. The Spring Training date is more variable - please check this site as Spring semester approaches. TAs will leave the training motivated and equipped to be effective and inclusive teachers.
Upcoming TA Trainings
The Spring 2023 L&S TA Training will take place in-person on Monday, January 23, 2023. For more details and to register, please visit our website: https://teachlearn.ls.wisc.edu/ta-training/
The Fall 2023 L&S TA Training will take place in-person on Thursday, August 31, 2023 from approximately 9am - 5pm. Please check back in late Spring 2023 for more details and registration information.
Departmental & Other TA Trainings
Departments should also be sure their TAs attend a Graduate Assistants Equity Workshop. TAs MUST complete this workshop in order to be appointed for more than one semester.
There are other TA trainings across campus that may be of interest to L&S TAs, including:
L&S TA Training is Run by the L&S TA Training & Support Team
We seek to empower all L&S Teaching Assistants (TAs) to flourish by providing continuous training and support.
We help our TAs acquire knowledge, skills, and confidence to cultivate engaged, equitable environments where all students (and teachers!) can thrive as they navigate the challenges and joys of learning.
We value TAs as whole persons and are dedicated to developing excellent, effective, and empathetic teachers strengthened by sustainable teaching practices.Our Team includes: