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Including all students in mathematics learning (7-10) is a Course

Including all students in mathematics learning (7-10)

Starts Jul 21, 2020

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Full course description

Date and time 

Session one: Tuesday 21 July 2020, 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm 

Session two: Thursday 13 August 2020, 9.30 am to 12.30 pm 

Venue 

Online – zoom link sent 24 hours prior to the event  

Audience   

This learning event is right for you if you are a Year 7 to 10 mathematics teacher seeking to engage students further in mathematical learning. 

Description 

Especially now after the return to school, a major challenge for teachers is engaging all students in the learning of mathematics. These sessions will outline types of tasks that are accessible for all students, and ways of structuring those tasks, along with the pedagogies that support the learning of students experiencing difficulty and those who are ready for further challenges. 

Key Takeaways 

  • Understanding of the six strategies for effective mathematics teaching 

  • Approaches to implementing these in the classroom 

  • Exposure to research to support good teaching 

Presenter Information  

Professor Peter Sullivan 

Peter Sullivan is the Director of Professional Resources for reSolve: Mathematics by Inquiry and an Emeritus Professor at Monash University. Peter has had a career that combines research into task design with the development of teacher support resources and classroom trialling. He was author of the Shape of the Australian Mathematics Curriculum, a paper commissioned by the National Curriculum Board to lay the foundation of the Australian curriculum. The theme was implications from research for curriculum. Subsequently he was appointed the “lead writer” for the development phases of the curriculum and has supported ongoing development of the documents, including consulting on the review.