Caroline Lambert

Executive Function – Cognitive Science Research and Innovation Work Group

Some people describe executive function (EF) as “the management system of the brain.” That’s because the skills involved let us set goals, plan, and get things done. EF includes three categories: inhibitory control, working memory and attention shifting/cognitive flexibility.   EF predicts maths achievement as well as success in school broadly (Clements, Sarama, and Germeroth …

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Information Only: Primary Oracy – (Including introductory video)

This article is for information only.  This innovative Work Group is no longer taking applications. This Work Group is designed to support the children to learn ‘through talk and to talk’ (Voice 21 benchmark). It is designed to deepen students’ understanding of maths by using strategies for oracy to develop students’ reasoning skills.   (View Introduction …

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Primary Teaching for Mastery Sustaining Work Groups 2022/23

Applications are now closed for 2022/23 This is for primary schools who have previously been involved in a Teaching for Mastery Development and Embedding Work Group, or who are Mastery Specialist schools. It brings together schools working to sustain their mastery approach to maths. The Programme is fully funded so is free to participating schools. Sustaining …

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Jurassic Maths Hub Summer Conference 2022 – Breakout session one 12.20pm Wimborne

The first breakout session of the day contains workshops (where appropriate) that are being co-lead by specialists from different phases. Workshops in this breakout session are intended to give the delegate a taster of what it’s like to attend a Work Group through the Jurassic Maths Hub. In the workshop participants will be asked to …

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