Harmon Avenue Parking Facility
146 N. Harmon Avenue
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Lori L. Libbert
Special Events Manager

P: 479-575-3222
F: 479-575-7086

Teaching: The Basics

Creating goals and objectives for your class as well as a course schedule are essential activities.  These documents give students a clear path to follow.  This portion of the TFSC website provides basic information and instruction for those who are just beginning to teach.  Fundamental topics include –


-          What to expect on the first day of class.

-          How to write a syllabus.

-          How to define course goals.

-          How to prepare for your first day and for subsequent classes.

-          Suggestions for questions that should be addressed in your teaching

-          Helping Graduate TA's lead discussions.



 In addition, the website provides details on:  

-          how to design assignments and tests,

-          how to assess the performance of students and classes,

-          addressing questions related to assignments, assessments, and testing.