‘It’s OK to be stuck’: Developing resilience in the maths classroom
DateWed, 25th April, 2018
Time9:30 am - 3:30 pm
LocationSt William’s Primary School, William’s Loke, Norwich
This course is designed for all teachers of mathematics at KS1 and KS2 and Subject Leaders to provide experiences and fun activities to raise the confidence and enjoyment for all pupils, particularly those for whom maths is a struggle, to enable them to become more secure mathematicians.
During the day there will be opportunities to identify and address key barriers that teachers have encountered and reflect on the importance of developing a growth mindset for learning maths.
It will consider the latest theory and research into changing attitudes to learning and ‘doing’ maths.
The sessions will focus on exploring how value, belief and effort can improve numeracy skills and instil positive attitudes towards maths.
The day will:
• Explore ways to help children to learn and love maths
• Reflect upon the benefits of making connections: maths across the curriculum
• Consider way to engage parents and families
£160 for 1 place, £300 for 2 places
Course name:‘It’s OK to be stuck’: Developing resilience in the maths classroom
Date:Wed, 25th April, 2018
Time:9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location:St William’s Primary School, William’s Loke, Norwich
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Lynne Greenwood is a Senior Lecturer in Primary Mathematics Education at the University of Brighton, where she teaches Mathematics Curriculum Studies on the BA and Post Graduate programmes. She has 15+ years’ Primary School experience in various roles, i.e. deputy head. Mathematics leader, One to One tutor, Foundation Stage coordinator and class teacher. She has taught across the whole primary phase. Rachel has worked as a Primary Mathematics consultant in various LAs providing support and guidance through bespoke school based staff meetings, LA based INSET and targeted in-school consultancy.