Hazel Large is a freelance primary mathematics consultant with many years experience in teaching and as a local authority consultant. Much of her work has been in supporting primary schools in challenging circumstances to improve Teaching and Learning in Mathematics through hands-on in school support and focused CPD with individual teachers, teaching assistants, schools, clusters or larger network meetings. She also runs bespoke packages of CPD for schools and Local Authorities.
Hazel is particularly interested in developing mathematical talk and children's thinking and reasoning through questioning, problem solving and structured activities. She believes learning should be memorable and encourages the use of all environments.
Hazel has successfully developed and run a range of mathematical experiences which engage children in using and applying mathematics in a range of contexts. She has had a range of teaching materials published with TTS and continues to work closely with them developing new materials.