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New Tutor Training in Greenwich – 21st September 2018

Will your maths support centre be employing new tutors this year? For example, UG/PG students or academic staff who are new to the practice of maths and statistics support in HE?

The sigma Network is offering a FREE one-day training workshop for new maths and statistics support tutors on Friday 21st September 2018, at the University of Greenwich, from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm.

The day will follow sigma‘s established model of tutor training, and will cover:

Mathematics support – what is it?
Problem solving
Principles of mathematics support – do’s and don’ts
Exploring possible scenarios and student needs
Resources and networking

This training day is generously hosted by the University of Greenwich. Attendance is free, with a light sandwich lunch provided. Anyone interested in attending, please contact Tony Mann ( by 18th September to register, mentioning any access or dietary requirements.

For those working towards HEA Fellowship, engagement with this event and reflection on the implications for your professional practice can help provide evidence towards the following dimensions of the UKPSF:  A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, K2, K3, K4, V1, V2, V3, V4