Mathematics and primary and secondary teacher CPD in the South East region, 30 - 31 March 2009
The event took place over Monday evening at the Grand Hotel Brighton, and Tuesday daytime at the University of Sussex Conference Centre.
Themes explored during the Seminar
- Collaboration between HEIs, LAs and schools
How can collaboration work? Do we have any sense of how long it takes to get going? What is in it for each partner?
- Designing CPD
What do we know about effective mathematics teacher development?
- Mathematics at different levels for teachers
How do teachers’ dispositions towards mathematics shape their teaching? How is this connected to the level of mathematics they are teaching?
- Mathematics for teachers at different levels
Can primary and secondary teachers work together on mathematics? How does career stage shape the design of CPD?
- Opportunities and sponsors
What funding opportunities are available to support collaborative projects in the region?
A Final Report written by Pat Drake is available to download.