Maths Teacher Circles Immersion Workshop
Join us as we kick off Australia's first Maths Teacher Circle for two days of practical and hands-on maths professional learning. About this Event Bringing teachers and mathematicians together. Maths Teacher Circles are professional learning communities that bring teachers and mathematicians together to actively do and discuss mathematics on a regular basis. For the first time, this successful global model is coming to Australia and will get started with an Immersion Workshop on 22-23 January. Shorter after-school events will also be held throughout the school year. Are you a teacher who…. enjoys doing and being challenged by maths? is after strategies to help students become better problem solvers? wants to learn more about maths and maths teaching? is keen to build meaningful connections and join a like-minded community? Then Maths Teacher Circles are for you! In this two-day workshop you will: dive into thought-provoking maths discuss strategies and routines that can shape your practice meet like-minded educators and mathematical thinkers learn about Maths Teacher Circles and what's happening in 2020. Our schedule for each day will begin at 9.00am and go through to 4.00pm, during which time we will investigate interesting maths problems and discuss their implications for classroom practice. Sessions will feature a range of presenters, including mathematician Norm Do, known for his deep knowledge and passion for maths. Registration fee for this event covers food and beverages to keep you nourished for the two days, and take-home resources to help with making implementation of what you learn easy. Ensure you register your attendance today, as places are limited!