About me

Course Work



Computer Science & Engineering Department
Teaching Assistant Evaluation
Spring 1999

TA Barry E. Mapen Course CSE240 Section 04

Part I: Please rate your teaching assistant in the following areas by checking the appropriate column. Skip any questions which are not appropriate.

1. Overall teaching ability---18
2. Presenting material in a clear and effective manner----9
3. Use of examples to illustrate material----9
4. Making work assignments and student responsibility clear----9
5. Grading fairly and impartially--2-7
6. Being accessible to students both in and out of class----9
7. Showing an interest in and a concern for students----9
8. Use of quizzes to stress important aspects o the course--117
9. Returning of lab assignments in a timely fashion---18

Part II: Please check only those traits in which you found the performance of your teaching assistant to be particularly notable. This information will provide specific feedback to your teaching assistant.

-1. Is consistently late in starting or ending class
-2. Is consistently unprepared
-3. Has illegible handwriting
84. Is friendly toward students
85. Encourages student questions or comments
-6. Is patronizing, talks down to students
-7. Maintains an attitude of "I am always right"
-8. Display favoritism toward certain students
89. Speaks clearly and effectively
-10. Is difficult to understand (mumbles, accent, inaudible)
-11. Responds to questions in a vague and confusing manner
-12. Displays prejudice on the basis of race, ethnicity, sex, religion, etc.
713. Uses class time effectively
614. Stimulates curiosity
715. Presents interesting lectures, is stimulating
916. Displays enthusiasm
117. Does not cover material in depth, too superficial
218. Relates course to real life situations
-19. Presents too much detail or trivia
520. Stresses important points
-21. Presents material at too fast a pace
-22. Present material at too slow a pace
-23. Does not provide enough feedback or comments on lab assignments
824. Answers questions completely
725. Explains what is expected on lab assignments
-26. Is slow in returning graded work
Last Modified: July 10, 2002 - Barry E. Mapen