Posted on October 4, 2017

Get into Maths Teaching are open mornings and evenings for Teacher Training Applicants

These will take place between November 2017 and May 2018.

Each presentation will demonstrate the exciting and innovative ways to teach Maths and an opportunity to ask any questions. Morning sessions will also include a visit to a Key Stage 3 maths lesson.

For more information click on the link below:

  Get_into_maths_teaching.pdf (366.0 KiB, 3 hits)



Posted on September 18, 2017

Teacher Subject Specialism Training

This TSST course will be running in Bridport for non-specialist teachers who would like to teach mathematics and for non-specialist teachers who are already teaching some maths.

This FREE training will take place over a series of up to fifteen sessions through the year.

Please click on the link for more information and how to apply.

  Teacher_Subject_Specialism_Training_2017-2018.pdf (30.7 KiB, 12 hits)



Posted on September 18, 2017

Teacher Subject Specialist Training (TSST)

This FREE training is aimed at teachers with QTS or

  • Teachers whose initial training was not in secondary mathematics
  • Teachers who are returning to teaching after a career break
  • Teachers from a different phase of education who are already teaching or would like to be able to teach mathematics at secondary level and intends to teach Key Stage 3 & 4

For more information about the aims of the course and how to apply please click on the link

  TSST-Maths-flyer-2017.pdf (409.9 KiB, 16 hits)

Posted on September 14, 2017

Rich and engaging resources for the new 2017 A level Mathematics

Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI) is offering a free one-day course introducing teachers to new creative resources developed by Underground Mathematics. The focus will be on using them to support the overarching themes in the new 2017 A level Mathematics: proof, problem solving, and modelling.

The aim of these resources is to support teachers in providing a rich and stimulating experience for students and help them to build firm foundations for mathematical understanding by connecting ideas and developing techniques.

These courses are filling up quickly, but there are still some places available at:

Venue Date
The Woodroffe School Lyme Regis 25th September 2017

For more information

  Underground_Maths_2017.pdf (107.3 KiB, 27 hits)





Posted on September 11, 2017

The Exeter Mathematics School will be continuing to offer a Secondary Mathematics Programme (TSST) for non-specialist teachers and those returning to teaching after a break in the 2017-18 academic year.

The aim of this free CPD is to equip such teachers with the essential subject knowledge and pedagogy, along with the confidence, to support their students to excel.

 There are two courses available: Teaching Mathematics at Key Stage 3 and Teaching Mathematics GCSE – Higher Tier, along with the option to accrue up to 60 Masters credits through Exeter University on completion of up to two Masters level modules.

For more information please click on the link

  TSST - Mathematics Invitation Application (753.4 KiB, 12 hits)




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, 37 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, 61 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, 34 hits)

Workshop 2 Leading Change for Mastery

  Workshop_2 Change_For_Mastery (1.4 MiB, 28 hits)

Workshop 2 Leading Change Action Plan

  Workshop_2 Leading Change for Mastery - Action_Plan.docx (20.8 KiB, 26 hits)

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

  Workshop_3 Five_things_ready_for_September_2017. (1.3 MiB, 47 hits)

Workshop 4 Mastery Teaching at KS3 and KS4

  Workshop_4 Mastery_Session_KS3_KS4. (3.9 MiB, 72 hits)

Workshop 5 The Singapore Approach

  Workshop_5 KS2_Maths_TRG_Singapore_Approach (4.2 MiB, 65 hits)

Workshop 6 Could you become a NCETM PD Lead?

  Workshop_6 PD_Leads (961.8 KiB, 28 hits)


Workshop 7 Pre-Teaching and Assigning Competence

  Workshop_7 Pre-Teaching_and_Assigning_Competence (1.2 MiB, 28 hits)

  Cohen_Lotan_etc_Complex_Instruction_assigning_competence_-_Workshop_7.docx (32.0 KiB, 35 hits)

  Minkel_Pre-teaching_article_-_workshop_7.docx (19.1 KiB, 20 hits)

  ncetm_primary_magazine_issue_94_-_Workshop_7.pdf (1.5 MiB, 21 hits)


Workshop 8 Developing Mathematical Reasoning at KS3

  Workshop_8 Developing_Mathematical_Reasoning. (3.2 MiB, 26 hits)

Workshop 9 KS2 Reasoning

  Workshop_9 KS2_Reasoning (4.2 MiB, 36 hits)

Workshop 10 Core Mathematics

  Workshop_10 Core_Maths. (262.0 KiB, 33 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, 29 hits)