teaching assistant


noun

a graduate student in a college or university who is the recipient of a teaching fellowship. Abbreviation: TA

Nearby words

  1. teachers college,
  2. teachers colleges,
  3. teachers' centre,
  4. teaching,
  5. teaching aid,
  6. teaching elder,
  7. teaching fellow,
  8. teaching fellowship,
  9. teaching hospital,
  10. teaching machine

Also called teaching fellow.

Related formsteaching assistantship, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for teaching assistant

teaching assistant

noun

another name for classroom assistant
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