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Graduate Teaching Instructors Institute (GTAI)

Synopsis of the Program:

The Graduate Teaching Instructors Institute is required for all master’s and PhD students that will be working as Graduate Teaching Assistant Instructors. GTAI certification is required before the GTA is approved to teach. It is a two day program. The first day includes an overview of University policies and procedures and University services, as well as a panel discussion with current graduate teaching assistants. Students are given a Teaching Handbook and other resource materials. The second day is conducted by the Colleges and requires an oral presentation by the prospective graduate teaching assistant instructors.

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When is it offered?

 Twice a year, at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.

How to Register?

 Students are to be registered for the Institute by their Graduate Program Director.

If you have questions about the Graduate Teaching Instructors Institute, please contact Missy Barber at officeofgradstudies@odu.edu.