500 Tips for Tutors
By Sally Brown, Phil Race
Routledge – 2004 – 144 pages
This book presents over 500 practical suggestions designed to help tutors establish active learning amongst their students. Divided into useful sections the tips cover the entire range of teaching and learning situations and comprise a 'start anywhere', dip-in resource suitable for both the newcomer and the old hand.
Intended mainly for the university or college lecturer involved in learner-centred learning, this resource offers fresh ideas and food for thought on six broad areas of the job:
This lively and stimulating book will prove invaluable to lecturers, tutors, teachers, trainers and staff developers.
'…supremely relevant and useful to our work in schools…Overall, this is one of the most down-to-earth and honest books about teaching I've read. A first-rate resource.' - Geoff Barton, TES Friday, 20 May 2005
'The book is a valuable resource to those seeking to improve their tutoring.' - Physical Sciences Educational Reviews