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Learning Support in STEM – 12th January 2017

Members of the sigma Network are pleased to be involved in the planning and delivery of the following one day conference:

Learning support in STEM: Learning differences and teaching innovations conference

Thursday 12th January 2017, University of Sheffield

This one-day conference at The University of Sheffield brings together academics, practitioners, and students to discuss STEM innovations and learning support in higher education. This promises to be an exciting, cross-disciplinary event which will consider some of the issues surrounding STEM support and address how academic staff and practitioners can support students to reach their academic potential.  Delegates will learn about the impact of a range of learning difficulties and how to improve their teaching practice to make it more inclusive as well as innovative methods for teaching and supporting STEM students.

The cost of the conference is £30 and includes lunch.  Register for the conference here.  You will need to register with the University of Sheffield online shop and use the password stem17 when prompted.

Full details are available on this leaflet.