New and Aspiring Leaders of Mathematics
Have you recently been appointed to the role of head of mathematics? Do you intend to apply for a head of maths post in future? Then consider attended the highly acclaimed New and aspiring heads of maths course. The course covers all aspects of leadership specifically designed for heads of mathematics.
- Creating a vision for the department
- Running effective meetings
- Systems to support learning
- Leading change
- Assertive skills
Plus subject specific sessions on how to
- develop reasoning skills
- problem solving skills
- making best use of teaching assistants
plus lots more
The course lasts for six days, three days in January and three at the end of June. The course is residential which means you form a real bond with the other participants on the course. The course fee covers all tuition, accommodation and meals but if you are teaching in a state funded school you can claim an Enthuse bursary which covers the cost of the course and a little bit more to help with travel and/or cover costs.
For more information about what it is like to attend the course read the views of Marcia Gunson who attended the course last year.
More information about the course can be found at www.stem.org.uk/my200