Excellence in Tutoring Award 2004 - sponsored by NCFE
Online tutoring skills are a rare commodity in the education sector.
Through online learning, tutors are actively embracing new challenges
in teaching and training delivery, and driving significant and permanent
changes in lifelong learning.
Online learning reaches out to those least likely to participate
in developing themselves through traditional learning and the role
of a tutor is hugely influential on the success of a learner in
completing their learning objectives.
In recognition of this, and the benefits this brings for vision2learn,
colleges and learners, we are launching our new annual award for
Excellence in Online Tutoring.
The award, to be sponsored in 2004 by national awarding body NCFE,
will be presented to the tutor who:
- Has embraced online tutoring with enthusiasm
- Through their enthusiasm, has encouraged and developed others
to become online tutors
- Has inspired their learners to achieve great success in completing
- Has demonstrated outstanding skills and qualities in delivery
NCFE is particularly enthusiastic to sponsor the new Tutoring Award
in recognition of the often unsung contribution made by tutors to
the success of their students. With the continuing growth of online
learning the awarding body feels it is essential to maintain and
encourage the high levels of support provided by tutors to their
The closing date for nominations is 31 August 2004, and the winner
will be chosen by a panel consisting of Creating Careers and NCFE
staff. Nominations will be accepted from college vision2learn managers
and administrators, other tutors and learners.
here for the nomination form
here for information on the rules of the award