Teacher Events in Yorkshire and the Humber

Events

Type of event Title Description Venue Start date Info file
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Development
An introduction to the new Level 3 Maths qualificationSimon Bond from WYMaths Hub, will provide a brief introduction to a new Level 3 qualification, designed to provide a mathematical foundation for students intending to study social sciences and other data rich courses at University. In the session we will try out some of the teaching materials for this new course and examine how and why this is different from GCSE and A Level Mathematics.Horsforth School19/06/2018Info
Professional
Development
An introduction to the new Level 3 Maths qualificationTerry Dawson, from MEI, will provide a brief introduction to a new Level 3 qualification, designed to provide a mathematical foundation for students intending to study social sciences and other data rich courses at University. In the session we will try out some of the teaching materials for this new course and examine how and why this is different from GCSE and A Level Mathematics.Belle Vue Girls' Academy21/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkRotherham KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of pure content of the new Mathematics A levelWickersley School and Sports College26/06/2018
KS5 NetworkTeachers New to Teaching A Level MechanicsTom Roper (Mechanics Specialist) will lead the session looking at strategies for engaging students in studying mechanics, including some very simple practical activities, what kinds of misconceptions students have, how to find out if your students have them and how they might be addressed. There will also be consideration of progression of mechanics from year 12 through to university levelAllerton Grange27/06/2018Info
Professional
Development
Use of GeoGebra in GCSE and A Level MathematicsThis is a one day course on using GeoGebra at both KS4 and KS5, split into a morning session suitable for beginners, and an afternoon session exploring more advanced features. Teachers are welcome to attend either or both sessions.Cloth Hall Court03/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkSheffield KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of statistics content of the new Mathematics A levelNotre Dame High School03/07/2018
KS5 NetworkUse of Technology in the new A level Mathematics: Graphing AppsThis network session will explore how to use tablets or smartphones in A level Maths lessons using the GeoGebra and/or Desmos graphing appsFulford School04/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkDoncaster KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of mechanics content of the new Mathematics A levelOutwood Academy Adwick04/07/2018
KS5 NetworkUse of Technology in the new A level Mathematics: Graphing AppsThis network session will explore how to use tablets or smartphones in A level Maths lessons using the GeoGebra and/or Desmos graphing appsThe Freedom Centre13/07/2018Info
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Development
Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.York16/07/2018Info


Sustained Professional Development Courses

In addition to the local professional development events listed above, the FMSP offers a range of sustained professional development courses. Most of these courses include a blend of online learning and face-to-face study days. Some courses are delivered solely online through our Live Online Professional Development programme. Eligible teachers undertaking a sustained course can now get their course fees reimbursed on completion.

Title Description Venue Start date Info file
Teaching Further Mathematics (TFM1)Blended course, Jul-JanOnline classroom & study days in London or Coventry05/07/2018Info
Teaching A level Mathematics (TAM)Study days and school-based observations, Jul-JunBirmingham, Bristol, Derby, London, Manchester, Norwich or York05/07/2018Info
Teaching Mechanics (TM1)Blended course, Sep-FebOnline classroom & study days in London or Coventry13/09/2018Info
Teaching Statistics (TS1)Blended course, Sep-FebOnline classroom & study days in Coventry19/09/2018Info
Teaching Discrete Mathematics (TD)Blended course, Oct-MarOnline classroom & study days in Coventry04/10/2018Info