Webinar: Learning teams and study buddies - providing students with support

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Please join us for the second live webinar from our series on 'Teaching in the time of the coronavirus' with Geoff Petty, as he looks at how to support learners remotely.

When learning alone students often lack confidence, get stuck, and need to ask questions and request help. During the webinar you will learn of well-tested and highly structured ways to provide this support, despite social distancing. The methods are greatly enjoyed and appreciated by students. Social media and Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs) help, but often a telephone will do.

"I’d recommend these approaches even if we were free of the pandemic, but in our present fix they are vital. These approaches work wonderfully with Independent Learning, but also with Resource Based Learning, or Computer Based Learning, indeed they can be adapted to work in pretty much any context," says Geoff.

About Geoff Petty

Geoff Petty is one of the UK’s leading experts on teaching methods. An experienced teacher with an international reputation, he is the author of best-selling books Teaching Today and Evidence-Based Teaching.

Geoff has spent 28 years in teaching and is a former teacher trainer. He has worked as a consultant with over 500 colleges and schools, as well as several national education bodies in the UK and abroad. He speaks regularly on learning and teaching issues at conferences all over the country.

Geoff is a regular contributor to SET's quarterly journal, inTuition.