Establishing a digital tutoring hub to support students in a virtual space


  • Karen Kenny University of Exeter



Academic Personal Tutoring, remote support, staff development, Covid-19


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How to Cite

Kenny, K. (2021) “Establishing a digital tutoring hub to support students in a virtual space”, Journal of Learning Development in Higher Education, (22). doi: 10.47408/jldhe.vi22.678.



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