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Peer Tutoring

  1. Marika Ginsburg-Block

Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0654

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

How to Cite

Ginsburg-Block, M. 2010. Peer Tutoring. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1.

Author Information

  1. University of Delaware

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

Abstract

Peer tutoring is an instructional strategy that employs peer interaction for the purpose of teaching and learning. Peers are defined as individuals of comparable stature, such as school-age children.

Keywords:

  • education;
  • learning;
  • peer relationships;
  • peer tutoring;
  • tutoring