Teacher Events

A key aim of the Further Mathematics Support Programme is to contribute to the continuing professional development of mathematics teachers. This page contains information about FMSP professional development events and Teacher Networks taking place around England, as well as our Live Online Professional Development courses, available anywhere via the internet.

Teacher Events

Type of event Title Description Venue Region Start date Info file
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AS&A Level Maths: MechanicsOnline course, Tuesday 17:30-19:00, May-JulOnline classroomLOPD22/05/2018Info
KS5 NetworkUse of Technology in the new A level Mathematics: Graphing AppsTom Button (MEI Learning Technology Specialist) will lead this session, in which he will explore how to use tablets or smartphones in A level Maths lessons using the GeoGebra and/or Desmos graphing apps.Batley Girls High SchoolYH24/05/2018Info
Teacher NetworkIntroduction to the AMSP, Better equipping your post 16 students: Core MathsThis network meeting will both outline the broader aims of the newly launched AMSP and the increased support that it will offer teachers and students. It will also consider the ways that Core Maths can be offered and what it could look like in your centre. There will be some Core Maths activities to try out.Walsall Campus, University of WolverhamptonWM24/05/2018Info
Teacher NetworkUsing the Casio Classwiz in the new Maths A-levelsA session for teachers to familiarise themselves with the essential features for the 2017 A-levels of the Casio Classwiz calculator, and to consider its effective and appropriate use in both learning and in assessment.Hayesfield School, BathSW06/06/2018Info
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Using Technology for Core Maths and the Large Data Sets in A level MathsThis one day course is designed to support teachers in learning how to use the statistics functions in GeoGebra for teaching either one of the Core Maths qualifications or statistics, including the large data set, in A level Mathematics.NSLC University of YorkYH08/06/2018Info
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Raising Confidence with Problem SolvingThis pilot for a new suite of courses will look at developing classroom confidence in Problem Solving, a key area of GCSE Mathematics.LondonLondon08/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkCoffee and Pi (Oxon Teacher Network)Misconceptions in Mechanics. Using the SAMS to identify common misconceptions and discuss ways of addressing them.Matthew Arnold SchoolSE13/06/2018Info
KS5 Network16-19 Network MeetingTermly Network MeetingNewcastle UniversityNE13/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkA Level Active - StatisticsThis interactive, hands-on session is designed to share techniques, resources, technology and approaches for engaging all students in A level mathematics learning.The Canterbury AcademySE18/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkNorfolk Post-16 Teacher NetworkA session looking at the first sets of exams for the new A level specification.Norwich SchoolEE18/06/2018Info
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Raising Confidence with Higher MathsThis pilot for a new suite of courses will look at developing classroom confidence with those areas of GCSE maths which develop into post-16 topics.TotnesSW18/06/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.BradfordYH18/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkMilton Keynes post-16 NetworkMisconceptions in Mechanics. Using the SAMS to identify common misconceptions and discuss ways of addressing them.St Paul's Catholic SchoolSE19/06/2018Info
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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.Horsforth SchoolYH19/06/2018Info
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Core Maths ConferencesProfessional development for current and prospective teachers of Core Maths.The Priory RoomsWM19/06/2018Info
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Use of GeoGebra in GCSE and A level Mathematics.This one day course is 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. The flyer gives further details and link to the on-line booking form.Keele UniversityWM19/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkEnhancing your subject knowledge in mathematics with Ed SouthallThis Keele Network meeting is sutable for teachers of KS3, 4 & 5 Mathematics. Ed Southall is the maths education specialist and PGCE Course Leader at the University of Huddersfield and is the author of two books, “Yes, but why? Teaching for understanding in mathematics” and “Geometry Snacks” (with Vincent Pantaloni). Please see the flyer for further details and a link to the on-line booking form.Keele UniversityWM20/06/2018Info
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Problem-solving in GCSE MathematicsPhil Chaffé from FMSP will be revealing the secret of how to include problem-solving in your GCSE classes.Lancaster UniversityNW20/06/2018
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Core Maths ConferencesProfessional development for current and prospective teachers of Core Maths.The Manchester Meeting PlaceNW20/06/2018Info
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Statistics in the new A levelSuitable for teachers teaching statistics topics in the new A level. Topics covered will include LDS, sampling, hypothesis testing with normal and binomial distributions and conditional probabilityFelpham Community CollegeSE20/06/2018Info
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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' AcademyYH21/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkBuckinghamshire Post-16 NetworkMisconceptions in Mechanics. Using the SAMS to identify common misconceptions and discuss ways of addressing them.John Colet SchoolSE21/06/2018Info
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Core Maths ConferencesProfessional development for current and prospective teachers of Core Maths.University of LondonLondon21/06/2018Info
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Teaching Statistics in the New A levelA one-day course to help prepare teachers who are or will be teaching statistics in A level Mathematics with minimal previous experience. Includes sessions on the Large Data Set.Centre for Mathematical SciencesEE21/06/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.KeeleWM22/06/2018Info
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Year 1 (AS) Further Maths Pure - Edexcel specsThis one-day course will focus on key topics of the Year 1 (AS) Pure content of the new A level Further Maths. We will cover Matrices, Vectors, Complex Numbers and Roots of Polynomials. The course is specifically designed for the Edexcel specs.UCLLondon22/06/2018Info
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Introduction to MechanicsA one day beginners' course for teachers who are new to teaching mechanics.University of EssexEE25/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkCentral Beds KS5 Mathematics NetworkThis session will focus on AS and A level exam papers for the new A level.Redborne Upper School, AmpthillEE25/06/2018Info
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Raising Confidence with ReasoningThis pilot for a new suite of courses will look at developing classroom confidence in Reasoning, a key area of GCSE Mathematics.GranthamEM25/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkPeterborough Network of Maths Teachers A Level NetworkThis session will focus on AS and A level exam papers for the new A level.Arthur Mellows Village CollegeEE26/06/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.London WC1London26/06/2018Info
KS5 NetworkRotherham KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of pure content of the new Mathematics A levelWickersley School and Sports CollegeYH26/06/2018
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Further Maths Compulsory Pure top upA chance to hone/refresh skills in specific areas of the compulsory pure Year 13 topics within the new A level further mathematics syllabus. The sign up form allows you to specify your priority topics and we'll try to tailor to meet every applicants needs.ReadingSE27/06/2018Info
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 GrangeYH27/06/2018Info
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Introduction to StatisticsThis course aims to prepare teachers for teaching the Statistics within the new A level Mathematics. Knowledge of GCSE Statistics is assumed.UCLLondon27/06/2018Info
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Mechanics in A2 MathematicsIntroduction to the A2 Mechanics in the Maths A Level. For teachers new, or relatively inexperienced, with the Mechanics content.Q E Sixth Form CollegeNE27/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkKS3/4 Network MeetingDarlington Campus (Teesside University)NE28/06/2018
KS5 NetworkHertfordshire network meeting on exams for the new A levelTime to analyse exam papers from the summer seriesVerulam SchoolEE02/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.ManchesterNW02/07/2018Info
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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 CourtYH03/07/2018Info
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Introduction to STEP MathematicsA one day course focusing on the development of a problem-solving mindset and strategies for preparing students for the STEP examinations.UCLLondon03/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkCambridge Post-16 Maths Teacher NetworkThe Cambridge Post-16 Maths Teacher Network is a joint Maths Hub and FMSP project allowing teachers of maths to meet, to collaborate and to share professional development.Hinchingbrooke School, HuntingdonEE03/07/2018
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Using Technology in the Statistics ClassroomA one day CPD event to support teachers in using technology to enhance their teaching of the Statistics element of A level Mathematics. For further details and links to the on-line booking form, please see the flyer.Telford Conference CentreWM03/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphsIpswichEE03/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkSheffield KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of statistics content of the new Mathematics A levelNotre Dame High SchoolYH03/07/2018
Teacher NetworkUsing the Casio ClassWiz CalculatorThis workshop explores the functions of the CASIO ClassWiz calculator, and how to best use the new functionality at GCSE and A Level. You will have time to explore all of the relevant modes and begin to use the calculators as your students will have to.Walsall Campus, University of WolverhamptonWM04/07/2018Info
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FULLY BOOKED Discrete Maths for FM (yr 13) - Limited places leftTeachers who have taught Decision Maths previously may find there are topics in the new FM option with which they are unfamiliar. This course considers these topics, and how to teach them. Waiting list in operationSt John the Baptist SchoolSE04/07/2018Info
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 SchoolYH04/07/2018Info
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Introduction to teaching A level Pure for Beginners (2017 specs)This CPD event is intended to help teachers who are NEW to teaching A level Maths or those with very limited (only one or two years) experience. Please see the flyer for further details and a link to the on-line booking form.Keele UniversityWM04/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkHertfordshire network meeting on exams for the new A levelTime to analyse exam papers from the summer seriesJohn Henry Newman SchoolEE04/07/2018Info
Teacher NetworkGCSE Themed network meetingUniversity of ManchesterNW04/07/2018
KS5 NetworkDoncaster KS5 Network MeetingThis meeting will be focusing on an aspect of mechanics content of the new Mathematics A levelOutwood Academy AdwickYH04/07/2018
Other Teacher EventKent and Medway Secondary Maths ConferenceThe Further Mathematics Support Programme / Kent County Council / Kent and Medway Maths Hub and The University of Kent are proud to announce their first joint Kent and Medway Secondary Maths ConferenceUniversity of KentSE05/07/2018Info
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Introduction to Discrete MathsThis course assumes no prior knowledge of Discrete/Decision Maths, and is ideal if you are teaching it for the first time or looking to have a refresh. This course is suitable for the new (2017) Further Mathematics specifications. This course is not appropriate if you have lots of experience of teaching Discrete/Decision Maths.IoELondon05/07/2018Info
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Teaching Further Mathematics (TFM1)Blended course, Jul-JanOnline classroom & study days in London or CoventryNational05/07/2018Info
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Teaching A level Mathematics (TAM)Study days and school-based observations, Jul-JunBirmingham, Bristol, Derby, London, Manchester, Norwich or YorkNational05/07/2018Info
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Core Maths ConferencesProfessional development for current and prospective teachers of Core Maths.The Mercure Southgate HotelSW05/07/2018Info
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Sharing Excellent Resources & QuizOur sharing resources session is back, this time as an after school event. Bring along one resource to share with other teachers and leave with many! After sharing resources, we will once again we running our quiz so bring a team. More details to follow soon.IoELondon06/07/2018
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.GatesheadNE09/07/2018Info
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Use of GeoGebra in GCSE and A level MathematicsThis one day course is 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.NCVOLondon09/07/2018Info
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Further Maths AS Compulsory Pure CPDAs we move into the second year of the new A-levels, this is an opportunity for those teachers who have not taught the AS FM specification before, or who need some additional input on content and pedagogy. The course is offered for FREE to teachers who have not yet taught the new compulsory core pure in the AS FM.Mayfield Grammar SchoolLondon10/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.East CambridgeshireEE10/07/2018Info
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Complex Numbers and Matrices CPD DayA one day course for teachers looking at the matrices and complex numbers content from AS Further Maths.Sheldon School, ChippenhamSW10/07/2018Info
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Year 2 (A2) Further Maths PureThis course will cover teaching tips and resources for the following Further Maths topics: Differential Equations, Complex Numbers, Hyperbolic Functions and Polar Coordinates. Knowledge of Complex Numbers from AS Further Maths is assumed.Kingston UniversityLondon10/07/2018Info
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Further Maths AS Compulsory Pure CPDAs we move into the second year of the new A-levels, this is an opportunity for those teachers who have not taught the AS FM specification before, or who need some additional input on content and pedagogy. The course is offered for FREE to teachers who have not yet taught the new compulsory core pure in the AS FM.Mayfield Grammar SchoolSE10/07/2018Info
KS5 NetworkMathematics A level Teacher DayThe morning will involve a variety of small group discussion sessions on a choice of topics relevant to the new specifications. Pietro Tozzi will speak on LDS, modelling, new content, SAMs and Further Maths in the afternoon.Eastbourne Downs Golf ClubSE11/07/2018Info
Other Teacher Event"Getting to Know More" about being an FMSP AsscociateA short informal meeting to find out how you can be involved with the Further Maths Support Programme.University of NottinghamEM11/07/2018Info
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NRICH Teaching Problem Solving at KS3 and KS4. NRICH Proof, Login and Reasoning - bridging the gap between KS4 and KS5Alison Kibble, NRICH Secondary Teacher Associate will present two CPD Courses. The two courses offer teachers flexibility about which is most appropriate for their needs. Both courses are suitable for teachers not familiar with the NRICH resouces, or are new to teaching or simply want to investigate a fresh approach to their teaching.Chancellor's Hall, University of WolverhamptonWM11/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.BlackpoolNW12/07/2018Info
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Decision/Discrete for A Level Further MathematicsThis course will support teachers offering Discrete and Decision Further Mathematics at A Level and is suitable for the 2017 specifications. An understanding of graph theory, algorithms on networks and (graphical) linear programming is assumed.UCLLondon12/07/2018Info
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Introduction to Mechanics for BeginnersThis course is for teachers who have not previously taught mechanics. It will cover the key topics of motion and force which underpin the mechanics content of the new maths AS/A level. It may also be suitable for teachers of the higher GCSE who wish to broaden their knowledge.Aspen Room, Telford Conference CentreWM12/07/2018Info
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Introduction to MechanicsThis course is aimed at teachers who are new to teaching Mechanics at A level, or who wish to refresh their knowledge. We will look at practical activities, as well as other resources designed to make students think!NCVOLondon13/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.NottinghamEM13/07/2018Info
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 appsTBC (Hull)YH13/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.YorkYH16/07/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphsHastingsSE18/07/2018Info