Mathematics Education Centre
The Mathematics Education Centre (MEC) at Sheffield Hallam University has a very well established reputation in its field. Our staff brings a wealth of experience in mathematics education to the wide range of activities we carry out. Our aim is to enrich the learning of mathematics and to inspire the creative teaching of mathematics through our teaching, curriculum development and research. We seek to encourage
• academic research and practical enquiry into mathematics education
• constructive partnership between schools and ourselves
• curriculum and professional development activity.
Our teaching includes the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate initial teacher education courses and extends to postgraduate provision at both MSc and Doctorate levels. We are committed to teacher professional development through accredited courses, teacher workshops, consultancy and a variety of Centre based curriculum and other projects.