Nurturing Mathematical Minds – Summer Conference 2017 – Update

Posted on July 6, 2017

The Jurassic Maths Hub Summer Conference held at Taunton Racecourse on the 26th June 2017, was another great success with over 130 delegates attending.

With 2 Keynote Speakers, John Mason and Debbie Morgan and 12 Workshops the day proved very popular with Primary and Secondary teachers alike.

Please click on the links below to find slides and information used by the two Keynote Speakers and the Workshop Presenters:

John Mason: Getting learners to make use of their natural powers.

  John_Mason_-_Taunton_Plenary_-_PDF.pdf (1.1 MiB, 22 hits)

Professor Mason has been involved in the teaching of Mathematics for 55 years. He has spent 40 years at the Open University and retired 7 years ago. He spends most of his time working on mathematical problems, many arising from pedagogical situations. Best known for his book ‘Thinking Mathematically’ (1982/2010). He has written numerous other publications, books, chapters and papers, all exploring ways to assist teachers to engage learners in mathematical thinking.

Debbie Morgan: Practice Makes Perfect

  Debbie_Morgan_-_Practice_Makes_Perfect. (5.0 MiB, 32 hits)

Debbie Morgan, NCETM Primary Director, was our second key note speaker.  She explored Mastery in particular with reference to the transition from Key Stage 2 to 3, and how secondary schools will build on the mastery learning that primary pupils will have increasingly experienced

Workshop 1 Mastery in the Primary Classroom

  Workshop_1 Primary_Mastery. (4.7 MiB, 20 hits)

Workshop 2 Leading Change for Mastery

  Workshop_2 Change_For_Mastery (1.4 MiB, 21 hits)

Workshop 2 Leading Change Action Plan

  Workshop_2 Leading Change for Mastery - Action_Plan.docx (20.8 KiB, 16 hits)

Workshop 3 Five things you need to do ready for A Level

  Workshop_3 Five_things_ready_for_September_2017. (1.3 MiB, 15 hits)

Workshop 4 Mastery Teaching at KS3 and KS4

  Workshop_4 Mastery_Session_KS3_KS4. (3.9 MiB, 19 hits)

Workshop 5 The Singapore Approach

  Workshop_5 KS2_Maths_TRG_Singapore_Approach (4.2 MiB, 23 hits)

Workshop 6 Could you become a NCETM PD Lead?

  Workshop_6 PD_Leads (961.8 KiB, 18 hits)


Workshop 7 Pre-Teaching and Assigning Competence

  Workshop_7 Pre-Teaching_and_Assigning_Competence (1.2 MiB, 17 hits)

  Cohen_Lotan_etc_Complex_Instruction_assigning_competence_-_Workshop_7.docx (32.0 KiB, 6 hits)

  Minkel_Pre-teaching_article_-_workshop_7.docx (19.1 KiB, 8 hits)

  ncetm_primary_magazine_issue_94_-_Workshop_7.pdf (1.5 MiB, 10 hits)


Workshop 8 Developing Mathematical Reasoning at KS3

  Workshop_8 Developing_Mathematical_Reasoning. (3.2 MiB, 16 hits)

Workshop 9 KS2 Reasoning

  Workshop_9 KS2_Reasoning (4.2 MiB, 14 hits)

Workshop 10 Core Mathematics

  Workshop_10 Core_Maths. (262.0 KiB, 18 hits)

Workshop 11 Developments in Level 3

  Workshop_11 Developments_in_L3_Mathematics_2017 (56.9 KiB, 0 hits)

Workshop 12 Maths GCSE Teach Meet

  Workshop_12 Gcse_maths_teachmeet (98.7 KiB, 17 hits)