Supporting Graduate Students

NAGT has resources to help faculty support the development of graduate students.

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Developing graduate students' skills

Working effectively with graduate student teaching assistants

This resource is focused on working with TAs in introductory geoscience courses, but is applicable at upper-level courses as well.

Preparing for an academic career in the geosciences

This set of resources for graduate students and post-docs supports the annual workshop that takes places at the Earth Educators' Rendezvous.

Supporting all students

Graduate student onboarding course descriptions on Teach the Earth

This set of courses has been shared by faculty who teach courses that prepare students to be successful in their graduate careers and beyond.

Graduate student onboarding courses: Exposing the hidden curriculum to help your students succeed

This is a 2022 webinar (recorded) about the hidden curriculum in graduate education.



Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

NAGT recognizes outstanding teaching assistants with two award deadlines annually (December 15 and June 15). Both undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants are eligible for the award, which consists of a one year membership in NAGT, recognition on the website, and a certificate.


Join the email list for graduate curriculum discussions

Interested in joining the NAGT Teaching Graduate Students email list? Please complete the short form below and we will add you to the community.