Project ID - TIS001386
To support the Geography department in helping GCSE students achieve their target grade through small group work.

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Project offered at

St Pius X College
BT45 6HQ



Student Skills

Geography as their main degree

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Greater pupil confidence, knowledge and skills in the GCSE course.

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

To gain experience supporting pupil learning in focused groups.

Extra Information

A excellent opportunity for someone to work with small groups to target key areas of the GCSE course to support learning. Especially attractive for a prospective PGCE student or master students perhaps examining strategies to deal with the underachievement of boys.

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