Classroom and Whiteboard
Classroom
How does the classroom work for tutors?
As previous students and experienced professional educators ourselves, we know exactly what lessons need to be productive, efficient, and enjoyable ...
What is the lesson plan box for?
The lesson plan box works a bit like a noticeboard and is visible to the tutor, student and parent/guardian. Here you can plan what you’ll be covering...
How do I set topics for my lessons?
To set a topic for your lesson, go to your lesson’s Classroom . Then, select from the choice of topics in the drop down menu. Setting a topic for you...
What are lesson tags?
We’ve added a tagging system to categorise your classrooms and make lessons easier to find. Once in the classroom, you can add a tag by clicking Add ...
How does the feedback box work?
Providing the billpayer with feedback is an imperative part of being a tutor, so we’ve made it easy. Each lesson, a feedback box will appear in the cl...
How can I find a previous lesson?
We’ve made finding your previous lessons quick and easy with our handy Smart Search feature.  Simply go to your tutor dashboard and click the Class...
How can I share resources?
You can upload your resources before, during, or after a lesson.  Simply go to the lesson’s classroom, click the ‘Add resources’ button and you’ll h...
How do I name a classroom?
Naming your classroom is a fantastic way to keep everything neat and organised for future reference. Your classroom will automatically be named the da...
How do I make a classroom?
Classrooms are automatically generated whenever you confirm a booked lesson. You’ll be able to access the classroom before the lesson takes place by g...
Whiteboard
How does the online whiteboard work for tutors?
Our interactive whiteboard is simple to use with an intuitive interface, making collaborating with your students easy. It features an integrated resou...
Where do the lesson recordings go?
Every lesson recording is automatically saved to the classroom, where the student can access it for review/revision purposes. These can only be stre...
What happens if I’m having technical issues during a lesson?
Even with top-notch technology and the best intentions, technical blunders can still happen during lessons – and we’re very understanding of that.  We...
My student isn’t using their microphone or webcam, is this important?
Students ideally should use their microphone to communicate with their tutor, and we mention that when they sign up to our platform. However, some stu...
How can I import Physics & Maths Tutor resources into the whiteboard?
We've made it really easy to upload Physics & Maths tutor resources straight into our online whiteboard, Lessonspace, saving you precious prep time! B...
My mic/webcam isn’t working, what should I do?
If your mic is still working within other applications, then chances are it’s a connection issue, rather than faulty technology. We recommend trying t...
Are lessons recorded?
Every lesson you teach with PMT Education is automatically recorded.  These recordings are saved to your students’ classrooms, where they can stream t...
Can I access and reuse a previous whiteboard for another lesson?
We’ve made it really easy to find and reuse whiteboards from any previous lessons. As soon as a lesson ends, your whiteboard will automatically export...
Can I use my tablet with the online whiteboard?
The whiteboard is fully compatible with tablets/iPads. Just login to the platform and launch the lesson on your tablet, and you’ll be able to use it t...