London North East Teacher Network

Proof and Technology in the new Pure Maths syllabus

Overview

Teacher Network is an AMSP-funded project, allowing teachers of A level Mathematics to meet, collaborate and to share best practice. We meet termly. The sessions are split between trainer-led workshops (on a topic determined by staff preferences at previous meetings), teacher led presentations and a 'feedforward' discussion which informs planning for the impending term/year.

Content

Open to Maths teachers from schools in the boroughs of Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Waltham Forest and beyond.

A CPD twilight session on how to address the elevated status of proof and technology in the new Single Maths A Level, focusing on the pure maths content. The twilight session will include

  • a look at what proofs students can be expected to deliver, with specific reference to the June 2018 and 2019 exam papers
  • a chance to look at what forms of technology are useful for students, and how technology can be used effectively by teachers in the classroom;
  • and an opportunity to discuss and influence what events the AMSP will provide locally in the near future.

A Teacher Network Meeting with the same focus and structure will also run at Harrow School on Wednesday 4th December : see https://amsp.org.uk/events/details/6863 for details

Materials and Equipment

All participants will need to bring a laptop.

All participants will be asked to bring a teaching resource relating to either proof or the use of technology.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6865

Audience:

Teachers

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, A level Further Mathematics, Core Maths

Mathematical focus:

Pure, Problem solving, Use of technology, Reasoning

Event format:

Network meeting

Event length:

2 hours

Venue:

London Academy of Excellence Tottenham,
Lilywhite House,
780 High Road,
London,
N17 0BX

Date:

Thu 5th Dec 2019

Course times:

16:30 - 18:30

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Angus Grogono
[email protected]
07413 003865

The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard

National Centre for Excellence in the teaching of Mathematics

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