Current issues in differentiating Learning Development provision

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University of Bedfordshire Library

St. Ann's Road

Luton

LU1 3HZ

United Kingdom

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This symposium will focus on current issues in differentiating Learning Development provision, and provide opportunities for Learning Development and Maths Support Practitioners to meet and share ideas and best practices.

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09.45-10.15

Registration and refreshments (on the ground floor of the Luton campus library)

10.15-10.30

Welcome and introduction to the day

10.30-12.00

Student centred workbooks covering maths and IT skills for science - Kim Fisher (10.30-10.45)

Differentiation in Statistics Workshops for International Students - Anna Riach (10.45-11.00)

Implementing an Open Science Policy for Statistics Support - Theresa Elise Wege (11.00-11.15)

Adopting an integrated approach to differentiation of academic skills within the Study Skills Advisory Team at the University of Chester - Mikayla Holmes, Clare Smith and Ella Turner (11.15-11.30)

Panel question and answer time (11.30-11.45)

Table discussions (11.45-12.00)

12.05-12.30

Problem solving activity - Meeting increasing expectations for an integrated approach to academic skills support - David Bowers/Anthea Cowen

12.30-13.30

Lunch (including an optional tour of the library - please sign up for library tours on arrival)

13.30-15.30

Differentiation for Diverse Student Groups - Jennie Dettmer (13.30-13.45)

Supporting students in Foundation Year writing modules at Middlesex University - Ruth Bonazza; Bally Binning; Eleonora Origo (13.45-14.00)

Supporting students to think critically and transform their research into writing for inclusive attainment - Emma Shackleton and Joanne Peel (14.00-14.15)



14.15-14.30

Refreshment break in ground floor cafe



Trusting students to differentiate - Ninna Makrinov (14.30-14.45)

Differentiating Teaching & Learning for mixed ability groups - Anna Judd-Yelland (14.45-15.00)

Panel question and answer time (15.00-15.15)

Table discussions (15.15-15.30)


15.30-15.45

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University of Bedfordshire Library

St. Ann's Road

Luton

LU1 3HZ

United Kingdom

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