University of Wisconsin–Madison

Teaching Assistants

This page contains resources for teaching assistants in the Department of Economics.

Campus Resources
CANVAS support:

Classrooms with technology/podium (getting a pass code and key):

FERPA (student privacy rights):

Learn at UW: and

L&S Learning Support Services (can check-out classroom technology):

McBurney Disability Resource Center:

SPEAK Test and International TA Training:

Testing and Evaluation (Scantrons):

Staff in the Department of Economics

Payroll and Benefits questions: Payroll Specialist (Susana Landsverk), 7406 SS,, 263-2440

Class rooms/reservations, TA packets, Evaluations: Undergraduate Coordinator (Alissa Wilson) 7238 SS,, 262-6925

Photocopying, supplies, A-V equipment: Faculty Services Office (Julie Anderson), 7470 SS,, 263-2989

TA assignments, Evaluations, TA training, English proficiency: Graduate Advisor (Kim Grocholski), 7235 SS,, 262-3285

A Guide for Teaching Assistants

TA Handbook