Core Maths: A Fresh Approach to Teaching Mathematics - Area Coordinator organised day

Norwich

Overview

An engaging event focused on supporting teachers with the delivery of the increasingly popular Core Maths qualifications. This day has been designed to complement our other Core Maths professional development opportunities; all sessions are unique to the day and different to the content covered in our Regional Conferences.

Aims

  • To provide teachers with an opportunity to explore resources and teaching approaches that will keep the context alive.
  • To give information about the different specifications and forms of assessment.
  • To network with new and experienced teachers of Core Maths.

Who will benefit from attending?

This course is suitable for anyone who is already teaching Core Maths this academic year, or for teachers who are interested in finding out more prior to teaching Core Maths.

Content

The content for the day will be chosen by the AMSP Area Coordinator taking into account the needs of potential attendees. Sessions on the day* will include:

  • Core Maths and other A levels (cross curricular links)
  • Promoting Core Maths to SLT
  • The Core Maths Quiz
  • Lesson Design - Turning Germs into Gems
  • Lesson Design - The Sealed Room
  • Design of a Scheme of Work and Finding Resources
  • Using Excel for Financial Maths
  • Ongoing Assessment and Core Maths

 *An Area Coordinator organised day will usually include four sessions

Cost

State-funded schools, colleges and academies can apply to this course for free.

Schools and colleges located within Priority Areas are eligible to receive a subsidy of £250 to support staff cover and travel costs. For more information, visit our subsidies page.

Study Schedule

09:30-09:50 Registration

09:50-10:10 Introduction to the day

10:10-11:15 Session 1 – The ‘What is Core Maths?’ Quiz

11:15-11:30 Break

11:30-12:30 Session 2 – Developing The Germ Of An Idea

12:30-13:20 Lunch

13:20–14:00 Session 3 – The Sealed Room

14:00-14:10 Break

14:10-15:00 Session 4 – Finding And Using Resources/Ideas

15:00-15:20 Making plans

15:20-15:30 Final thoughts and feedback

Key Facts

Event ref:

#5600

Audience:

Teachers

Curriculum focus:

Core Maths

Event format:

Face-to-face Professional Development

Event length:

1 day

Region:

East of England

Venue:

Kinesis Centre,
Carrow Road Football Stadium,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR1 1JE

Date:

Wed 3rd Apr 2019

Course times:

09:30 - 15:00

Fee:

Free

Priority Area subsidy:

£250

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

CPD Admin Team
[email protected]
01225 716494

The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard

National Centre for Excellence in the teaching of Mathematics

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