International teaching assistants (ITAs) face a number of cultural and communication challenges in addition to the traditional issues that face all teaching assistants. For this reason, Carleton University offers international teaching assistants additional support measures.

This fall, ITAs can take advantage of training workshops as well as an International Graduate Student Learning Community.

Workshops

*Full details and registration forms can be found on Carleton Central under the TA Training tab.

  • Oct. 5, 3-4:30 p.m., 422 DT, “Voices of Experience: Being an ITA”
  • Nov. 2, 3-4:30 p.m., 422 DT, “Voices of Experience: TA’ing Diverse Learners”
  • Nov. 23, 3-4:30 p.m., 422 DT, “Voices of Experience: TA’ing English Language Learners”

International Graduate Student Learning Community

*Registration forms can be found on Carleton Central under the TA Training tab. For more details, please visit our website.

  • Dates: Oct. 1, 15, Nov. 5, 19, and Dec. 3
  • Time: 1-3 p.m.
  • Location: 404 DT