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Monday, May 17, 2021 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
Location: Online (Webex Meetings)
Facilitator: Amanda Doggett (CTE) and McLennon Wilson (CTE)

Workshop description

Are you interested in learning more about what it's like to be a TA in a remote course? This panel and workshop features Waterloo TAs with experience in remote courses in various departments. Our panelists who share their insights, including practical tips, strategies they used to mitigate challenges, and their advice for other TAs. Together, we'll discuss techniques and brainstorm simple but effective strategies to help you succeed as a TA in remote courses.


  • Aidi Yu (Economics)
  • Charbel Azzi (Systems Design Engineering)
  • Claudia Sehl (Psychology)
  • Evan Balzer (Biology)

Workshop delivery

This is a live session that will take place in Webex Meetings. The link to the Webex Meetings session will be sent to you by email closer to the date.

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    This workshop has limited enrolment spots and often has a waiting list. If you have registered but can't complete the module, please cancel your registration well in advance through the registration system, so that someone else can fill your spot.


    The University of Waterloo is committed to achieving barrier-free accessibility for persons with disabilities who are visiting, studying, or working at Waterloo. CTE’s online workshops are delivered through either WebEx, Microsoft Teams, or Bongo with the audio component available either as captioning or a transcript. CTE’s face-to-face workshops typically involve a mix of presentation and discussion-based activities, and we encourage a scent-free environment. We welcome accompanying assistants, interpreters, and note-takers. If you have questions concerning access, such as parking, building layouts, or obtaining workshop content in alternative formats, or wish to request accommodations for our programming, please let us know by emailing Please note that some accommodations may require time to arrange.