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Maths subject knowledge: fractions, decimals and percentagesNE205c19

Start Date08 Jun 2020
Duration6 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
When asked which topic in maths do students find difficult, and which topic is most difficult to teach, often teachers will reply “fractions”. Fractions, decimals and percentages are introduced to students early in the curriculum, and remain a major focus until the end of secondary school. The new key stage 3 and...

Maths subject knowledge: proportional reasoningNE204C19

Start Date08 Jun 2020
Duration4 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Proportional reasoning, and the use of ratios, is required across different areas of the mathematics curriculum. It is essential to many areas of science and technology and is used in a range of real-world situations in both life and work. On this self-paced, online subject knowledge course, we explore a number of...

Maths subject knowledge: understanding numberNE207C19

Start Date06 Jul 2020
Duration3 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
BursaryTier 1 - £0.00
Online course. Improve your subject knowledge of numbers as part of the maths curriculum for students aged 11-16 years.We use numbers every day, but do we really appreciate how they work?There are lots of fascinating connections and patterns to explore once you delve into the mathematical structure of how simple...

New to teaching A Level mathematics summer schoolMX500A19

Start Date24 Aug 2020
Duration10 Hours
VenueOnline
FeesFrom £50.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £0.00
Our highly acclaimed annual summer school returns this year but with a difference – we are going on line! Run in conjunction with AMSP, the course is designed for teachers with a secure background in the mathematics content covered in A level but who have little, or no, experience of teaching A level mathematics...

Maths subject knowledge: proportional reasoningNE204

Proportional reasoning, and the use of ratios, is required across different areas of the mathematics curriculum. It is essential to many areas of science and technology and is used in a range of real-world situations in both life and work. On this self-paced, online subject knowledge course, we explore a number of...

New to teaching A level mathematics summer schoolMY500

Our highly acclaimed annual four day summer school, run in conjunction with MEI and the University of Sheffield, is designed for teachers who have little, or no, experience of teaching A level mathematics. Develop pedagogical knowledge in order to improve teaching skills, thus giving the confidence to teach for...

Developing shared approaches to maths in science and science in mathsMY214

There is significant overlap between science and mathematics curricula, but students’ experience of shared topics is often very different in the two subjects. Are applications from science regularly used to explore concepts in maths lessons? Are the mathematical techniques that students learn in science...

Mathematics for post 16 science RP526

Focusing on the mathematical requirements for level 3 science courses. Identify the maths skills that cause issues and why learners struggle with certain concepts. Develop an understanding of common misconceptions and establish practical strategies to support the teaching of mathematical components of different...

New and aspiring leaders of mathematicsMY200

The National STEM Learning Centre is pleased to be offering another round of the ‘New and Aspiring Leaders of Mathematics’ programme for teachers looking to lead a mathematics department in secondary schools. This intensive two part residential professional development course has been developed for teachers new or...

Maths subject knowledge: fractions, decimals and percentagesNE205

When asked which topic in maths do students find difficult, and which topic is most difficult to teach, often teachers will reply “fractions”. Fractions, decimals and percentages are introduced to students early in the curriculum, and remain a major focus until the end of secondary school. The new key stage 3 and...

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