Educational terms beginning with letter “T”

  • Teaching Assistant

    A teaching assistant (TA) is typically a graduate student who assists a professor with instructional responsibilities. A…

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  • Team-Based Learning

    Team-based learning is an evidence-based teaching and learning strategy that uses collaboration as its main method of…

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  • Technology Literacy

    Technology literacy is a term used to describe an individual’s ability to assess, acquire and communicate information…

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  • Tenure

    Tenure is a coveted status professors at universities and colleges in North America can receive that provides indefinite…

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  • Tertiary Education

    Tertiary education, also called post-secondary education, is any level of education pursued beyond high school,…

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  • Think-Pair-Share

    Think-pair-share is a collaborative teaching strategy that can be used to aid students in forming original ideas by…

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  • Transcript

    A transcript is a student's inventory of the courses they have taken towards their degree and the grades they received.

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  • Transfer Credit

    A transfer credit is put towards a current credential at an accredited institution from a separate school that a student…

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  • Tuition

    Tuition is the associated charges or fees for learning at a college or university. Tuition usually applies to one…

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  • Turn and Talk

    Turn and talk is an active learning exercise where an instructor poses a question to class and students turn to the…

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