Kent and Medway Secondary Maths Conference

Gillingham

Overview

The Advanced Maths Support Programme, the Kent and Medway Maths Hub, the University of Greenwich and the East Kent College Group are collaborating to provide this Kent and Medway Secondary Maths Conference.

The day will include:

  • Plenary lectures by Charlie Stripp (MEI) and Jo Morgan (Resourceaholic)
  • Three workshops from a choice of Core Maths, A Level Maths, Further Maths, GCSE Maths and pedagogical/developmental topics
  • Opportunities to browse the stalls of maths educationalists and suppliers of maths resources
  • Excellent networking possibilities

Aims

  • An opportunity to consider pedagogical approaches to support GCSE maths, Core Maths, A Level Maths and Further Maths
  • An opportunity personalise your own professional development

Who will benefit from attending?

This event is aimed primarily at secondary maths teachers but with a number of the workshops also suitable for teachers of key stage 2 maths. The workshops relevant to key stage 2 teachers are scheduled for the afternoon to allow primary teachers to join us at lunchtime  (a reduced price) should they wish to do so.

Other Information

The workshops available are:

Sustained Continuing Professional Development - Jen Shearman

Running a Successful Maths Department - Matthew Drayson

Developing Mathematicians in KS2/3 - Dr. Helen Billinge

Talking Maths (Key Stages 2/3/4) - Sarah Morgan

Teaching for Mastery (KS2/3/4) - James Afoloyan

An Insight into GCSE Examinations - Pietro Tozzi

A Miscellany of Mathematical Problems (GCSE) - Professor Paul Glaister

Using a Graphic Calculator to Embed Understanding at GCSE - Gerard Dummet

Challenging Topics at GCSE - Peter Hubble

Core Maths: Strategies, Resources and Ideas - Tom Rainbow

A Review of the First Year of A Levels - Pietro Tozzi

Mathemathical Argument, Language and Proof (A level) - Professor Paul Glaister

Using a Graphic Calculator to Foster Investigation at A Level - Gerard Dummet

Making Statistics Vital (A Level) - Jonny Griffiths

Further RISPS - Jonny Griffiths

 

Some of the rooms used for the workshops are not accessible by wheelchair. If this is an issue for you, please contact Sarah Rose ([email protected]) to discuss your needs and we will do our best to ensure that the workshops you have chosen take place in rooms that are accessible by wheelchair.

 

Programme

09:00-09:30    Registration, workshop selection, tea, coffee and pastries

09:30-09:40    Welcomes and introductions

09:40-10:20    Plenary - Charlie Stripp

10:20-11:20    Workshops

11:20-11:40    Break (networking and exhibits) 

11:40-12:40    Workshops

12:40-13:40    Lunch (networking and exhibits)

13:40-14:40    Workshops

14:40-14:55    Break

14:55-15:45    Plenary - Jo Morgan

16:00              Finish

Cost

£50 per delegate.

NQTs and trainee members of maths departments (teaching for the first time from September 2019) may attend free of charge if accompanied by a fee-paying delegate from the same maths department.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#5872

Audience:

Teachers

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, 11-16 maths, A level Further Mathematics, Core Maths

Event format:

Conference

Event length:

1 day

Region:

London and South East

Venue:

University of Greenwich, Medway Campus,
Central Avenue,
Gillingham,
Kent,
ME4 4TB

Date:

Mon 8th Jul 2019

Course times:

09:30 - 16:00

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Queries?

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

Sarah Rose
[email protected]

The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard

National Centre for Excellence in the teaching of Mathematics

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