Outstanding Learning and Progress in Maths

Jul 23, 2018 by

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Date & Time
Monday 23 July 2018
9:00am - 3:30pm

Venue
Hazrat Khadijatul Kubra Girls School
18 Dixon Road
Birmingham
B10 0BP

Ticket Information
Prices start from £45.00
40 spaces available



 Maths Training (Midlands)

 

Overview

This course considers the most recent evidence for what makes outstanding mathematics teaching from a range of perspectives. It introduces participants to contexts for mathematics which engage pupils in deep learning experiences, both challenging them and enabling them to refine and master mathematical processes and content..

    • Identify features that contribute to outstanding learning and mastery of mathematics
    • Consider the integral role played by the aims of ‘fluency, reasoning and problem solving’ throughout the mathematics curriculum and how to ensure they are delivered through teaching
    • Consider what evidence of outstanding learning in mathematics looks like
    • Consider effective assessment of mathematics in relation to a curriculum without levels
    • Identify structures for activities which will facilitate high quality formative assessment and surface misconceptions
    • Explore models for making mathematics meaningful, authentic and relevant
    • Consider the mathematical skills that pupils will need to be equipped with in order to function effectively in their future lives and the contexts for learning within which those skills might be developed.

 

Programme

The national context and further afield
  • The national curriculum for mathematics
  • The Ofsted perspective of mathematics
  • Mathematics education in a global context and the imperative for teaching
Making meaning of maths and mastery
  • What is mastery in mathematics?
  • Time for exploration, a problem solving task
  • Enriching and deepening understanding
Assessment of mathematics and surfacing misconceptions
  • Assessment without levels
  • A range of outcomes – what does outstanding look like?
  • Formative assessment in mathematics and surfacing misconceptions
Exploring relevance — the relationship with purposeful struggling
  • Struggling with purpose or a hopeless struggle?
  • Authentic, real-life problem solving
  • Making maths meaningful and relevant – preparing pupils for their future

 

Course Leader: Talal Hussain

Talal Hussain is a School Improvement Consultant and Curriculum Director for 1st Ethical Charitable Trust. He is a former Head Teacher of an independent Muslim school for boys and a current Governor of an independent Muslim school for girls. Talal was previously an Advisory Teacher for Mathematics in Birmingham and has spent the last few years working with a number of Muslim schools as a consultant, working on school development and staff training.


 

To book tickets for this event, please use the form below and click on ‘Submit Booking’

Booking terms and conditions:

  • Bookings are only confirmed when AMS has received a booking form and payment.
  • Early bird and group discounts only apply when payment has been received before the deadline.
  • Schools with outstanding payment due to AMS will not be eligible for early bird discounts until their balance is cleared.
  • All workshops have a limited capacity – once reached, no further bookings can be taken for that workshop. If, on the day, spaces become available due to cancellations, delegates may request to attend this workshop during registration.
  • Member discounts apply to schools who have paid their subscription for AMS membership and have no outstanding payments due. For more information about membership please click here.
  • Organisations who are not eligible for AMS membership (i.e. not a registered full-time day school with an Islamic ethos) can purchase a Service Pack and attend AMS events at member rates as well as enjoy a host of other benefits. Alternatively, you may attend the event as a non-member.

Cancellations:

  • Bookings cancelled 29 days or more before the event date will be refunded in full.
  • Bookings cancelled 15 to 28 days before the event date will be refunded minus a £10.00 charge per ticket to cover administration costs.
  • Bookings cancelled 8 to 14 days before the event date be refunded minus a £20.00 charge per ticket to cover administration costs.
  • Bookings cancelled 7 days or less before the event date will not be refunded.
  • In the event workshops are cancelled, AMS will refund the full amount.

 

Bookings

Ticket Type Price Spaces
Member Schools
      

£45.00
Non-member Schools
      

£75.00


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