University of Derby
University of Derby Dean of Students to receive prestigious National Teaching Fellowship award
Fiona Shelton, the University of Derby’s Dean of Students, is to receive a National Teaching Fellowship – the most prestigious individual award in higher education.
Fiona, who began her career in higher education in 2003, has been awarded the accolade in recognition of her contribution to teaching excellence at the University.
Results day can be an emotional time for students. Many young people will turn to their teachers for advice about what to do and, if they don’t achieve the grades they expected, or did better, what this means for them. Mohammed Jakhara, Head of Department for the Institute of Education at the University of Derby, offers his advice on Clearing to teachers.
Five top tips for teachers supporting their students through Clearing:
Preeya Kaur studies Economics and Finance, she shares her clearing experiences in her video - how she felt on the day, how the university supported her and all her other worries.