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Tutor Training workshop for new maths & stats support tutors – 5th January 2017

Tutor Training: Maths and Statistics Support Workshop
10:30 – 16:00 on 5th Jan 2017
De Montfort University, Kimberlin Library, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

This free one-day training workshop will be of interest to new maths support tutors and PGRs employed to provide maths and statistics help. Tutors not so new are welcome as well and their sharing of experience would be a valuable contribution to the day.

This training is based on a well-established package developed by sigma and successfully delivered many times in recent years. The programme for the day is outlined below:


10:30 – 10:45    Registration with refreshments

10:45 – 11:00    Welcome and introductions

11:00 – 11:30      Introduction to mathematics and statistics support

11:30 – 12:15    Problem solving session

12:15 – 12:45    Offering statistics support

12:45 – 13:30    LUNCH BREAK

(BYOL or enjoy the reasonably priced fare at the DMU Food Village.)

13:30 – 14:00    Principles of mathematics support: do’s and don’ts

14:00 – 14:45    Tutoring in a mathematics support centre ­- exploring possible scenarios and student needs

14:45 – 15:15    Resources and networking with others

15:15 – 16:00    Questions and answers session

16:00                  Close

To reserve a place on this FREE workshop please book here alternatively email  with your Full name, Institute, contact details and any special requirements by the 4th Jan 2017, 1pm.

Download full details here