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Program for Instructional Excellence (PIE)
Program for Instructional Excellence
University-wide Support for Graduate Student Teaching Assistants (TAs)
To assist and support graduate student teaching assistants the Program for Instructional Excellence provides a variety of instructional support programs and services.
2014 TA Orientation/PIE Teaching Conference (pdf 162.51 kB)
The Program for Instructional Excellence sponsors a two day University-wide policy training/TA orientation for graduate student teaching assistants each fall. This TA orientation satisfies the required graduate student TA policy training according to University-wide TA standards. For more information click on the "PIE TA Orientations/Conference" tab on the left. In addition to TAs, all FSU graduate students, faculty and staff are also welcome to attend!
Where: New Classroom Building (HCB 101)
When: Wednesday and Thursday, August 20 & 21, 2014
-Wednesday 8/20/14, 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
-Thursday 8/21/14, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Click here to register by August 10, 2014!
*Please note that you will NOT receive a confirmation email- be prepared to print the confirmation page at the end of the survey.
PIE Graduate Student Teaching Associate Assistantship
The PIE Graduate Student Teaching Associate Assistantship helps to improve teaching across campus by helping departments enhance their graduate student teaching assistant training programs and establish interdisciplinary connections and community among graduate students at FSU. The application deadline for the 2014-2015 academic year is is now closed.
Spring 2015 Policy Training/TA Orientation
The Program for Instructional Excellence sponsors a University-wide policy training/TA orientation for graduate student teaching assistants each spring. This TA orientation satisfies the required graduate student TA policy training according to University-wide TA standards. The location, date and time of the 2015 TA Orientation are TBD.
If you were unable to attend the Spring 2014 TA Orientation and require more information about how to receive university-wide policy training from PIE, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards
PIE coordinates the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards (OTAA). These awards recognize graduate student teaching assistants (TAs) for their distinguished contributions to undergraduate student learning through excellence in instruction. Nominations for the 2013-2014 OTAA are now closed.