Author: Falchikov, N. Publication Year: 2001 ISBN: 0415182611

Summary: The best way to learn is to teach. Description: This book explores student learning within the context of peer tutoring and offers a practical guide to activities. Focusing on peer tutoring in higher education, the book contains chapters on:
* promoting and planning peer tutoring;
* preparing students for learning in this way;
* theoretical frameworks underlying the practice;
* beneficial effects associated with peer tutoring.
The book contains contributions from practitioners who reflect on the problems they have encountered and the solutions they have tried.