- First "all hands" TA meeting,
**Mon Aug 27, 3:00-4:30pm, MH320**. Topic: Your first day/outlook on the semester.

- Pedagogy: How to give a math lecture; How to listen to your math class; How to plan a math class.
- Math 8 admin handouts: Greensheet (MW), Greensheet (TuTh), Rules for homework in Math 8, How to succeed in a math class, Information sheet.
- Math 18A subject matter handouts: Sample Math 18A final, List of topics to be covered in Math 18A.
- Older sample Math 8 finals: Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019.

Date | Time | Room | Topics for discussion | Guests/Presenters |

Mon Aug 27 | 3:00-4:30 | MH320 | Your first day/planning the semester | |

Tue Sep 04 through | Fri Sep 07 | First classroom visits (Math 8 and 19) |

- Mathematical Association of America handbook on best teaching practices
- Video
scenarios for classroom teaching
- Some online suggestions for time management:
- For graduate students, from Michigan State and North Carolina State.
- For TA's in particular, from UC Berkeley and the Univ. of Hawaii.

- Active learning:
- Introductions from Cornell, from Michigan State, from NC State, "for busy skeptics",
- AMS blog series on active learning

- Cooperative learning and collaborative learning (what's the difference?): An introduction to cooperative learning in math.