Introduction to teaching Statistics
This one-day course is an introduction to some of the topics within A level Mathematics including the Normal Distribution, Conditional Probability and Hypothesis Testing. There will also be a session on how the Large Data Set can be used to enhance teaching of statistical topics.
Timetable for the day:
09:30 Registration and refreshments
10:00 Starter and Curriculum Update
10:30 Conditional Probability
11:45 Hypothesis Testing using the Binomial Distribution
12:45 Lunch (sandwiches will be provided)
1:30 The Normal Distribution
2.15 Large Data Sets
3.30 Evaluation and end.
Feedback from previous “Introduction to Statistics” days:
Lots of helpful activities
Really enjoyed the day and feel less anxious prior to teaching
Excellent preparation for new A level
Great course – thank you!
- To introduce teachers to some of the statistical topics within A level
- To give teachers time to work on some of the key ideas within A level
- To share resources and teaching ideas
- To use technology such as calculators and Geogebra effectively
Who will benefit from attending?
This course is aimed at those who have not taught Statistics at A level before, or would like to refresh their subject knowledge.
Knowledge of the statistics within GCSE Mathematics is assumed.
A level Mathematics
Face-to-face Professional Development
London and South East
University of Greenwich
Tue 9th Jul 2019
09:30 - 15:45
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The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard