Peer Learning Approach

This approach includes reciprocal teaching, peer assessment and pair-work where the emphasis is on students teaching each other and giving feedback. Erik Mazur talks here about the development of the peer-instruction approach that includes students watching videos prior to class; completing MCQs in class; peer review of responses; repeat of MCQ and tutor feedback:


The ideas for technology enhanced learning activities below use a range of tools and are based on the Best Practice Principles.

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About Helen Walmsley-Smith

I work in the Technology Enhanced Learning Team that is part of the Academic Development Unit at Staffordshire University. I work with staff across the university to support the use of technology to enhance learning in the classroom and online. I'm particularly interested in learning design for blended and distance learning, and the use of data to support learning and teaching.

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