Georgina Anderson

University of South Carolina-Columbia

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor, Reviewer

Website Content Contributions

Activity (1)

Evaluation of Mock Lab Reports to Improve Science Writing part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2022:Program:Share-a-thon Session
In this activity, upper-level science students critically examine three lab reports that contain many of the common problems instructors observe in student writing. These lab reports, written by the lab instructor, ...

Conference Presentations (3)

Understanding the complex teaching-related characteristics of graduate teaching assistants to provide a personalized teaching assistant orientation part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2022:Program:Oral Sessions:Monday Oral Session A
Universities often require incoming graduate teaching assistants (GTAs) participate in a Teaching Assistant Orientation (TAO), though the scope and content vary. TAO at the University of South Carolina, provided by ...

Characterizing the concerns of new graduate teaching assistants at a large, research-focused university part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2021:Program:Oral Sessions:Oral Session VI
Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) often receive little training in pedagogy before leading undergraduate courses and labs at large, research-focused universities. Though most universities offer some ...

STEM Virtual Field Trips of the 21st Century: A Systematic Literature Review part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2019:Program:Poster Sessions:Wednesday
Virtual field trips (VFTs) are multimedia presentations that bring experiences of distant places to learners via a computer, mimicking what learners might experience at a physical site. VFTs can allow students ...

Other Contribution (1)

Handling Grad School Stress part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2020:Program:Roundtable Discussions
Graduate students face unique challenges and must balance multiple professional and personal roles. This roundtable discussion will highlight the critically important skill of stress management. Learning how to ...