Inaugural Annual Primary Mathematics Conference 2017 - Visualising Mathematics: It's a whole school approach!
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Inaugural Annual Primary Mathematics Conference 2017 - Visualising Mathematics: It's a whole school approach!

Inaugural Annual Primary Mathematics Conference 2017 - Visualising Mathemat...

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Visualising Mathematics: It's a whole school approach!

You are invited to be part of the first annual primary mathematics conference hosted by Anita Chin. As a celebration of her career as a Mathematics educator for 23 years and now as the Director of her own professional learning consulting business, she is wanting to give back to educators what students have given her - a passion for teaching learners of all ages.


Who will attend?

This is a school team-based conference. Schools are encouraged to send a team of up to five educators, however, individual delegates may still attend as it will be a wonderful networking opportunity with 200 delegates in attendance. For larger school teams, please contact Anita., Your school team could include the following educators:

  • Classroom teachers, K-2
  • Classroom teachers, Y3-6
  • Learning support teacher
  • Numeracy/Mathematics Leader
  • Head of Curriculum, Deputy Principal or Principal


Why attend?

This conference is designed to explore, discuss and inspire educators to love teaching mathematics to all learners K-6 and improve educators pedagogical content knowledge (PCK).

  • Learn from some of the best researchers and expert practitioners in Australia,

  • Hear case studies from schools who are implementing a whole-school approach to mathematics

  • Collaborate and strategically plan for a whole school approach to maths for your school with your school team

  • Interact with some of the latest school resources at the trade displays.


Theme: A Whole School Approach to Mathematics

This team-based conference provides an opportunity for schools to begin their whole-school approach journey by:

  • educators strategically planning who will attend the conference - a team of colleagues from various schools (small or regional schools), a school team, or just a friend who loves teaching maths

  • delegates pre-selecting their workshops to attend depending on their role at school

  • learning how we can teach for a depth of understanding by making the maths visible for all learners consistently across your whole school using appropriate tasks, tools and talk.


Conference highlights

  • 75-minute interactive keynote address by Anita Chin

  • 3 one-hour concurrent sessions, each with five practical workshops to select from

  • 30-minute school team planning session…. speed dating style!

  • fabulous food to fuel your mind


Speakers

  • Anita Chin - Director and Mathematics Consultant K-8. Anita Chin Mathematics Consultancy.
  • Professor Janette Bobis - Pro Dean Research, Prof. Mathematics Education. The University of Sydney
  • Assoc. Professor Jenni Way - Assoc. Prof. Mathematics Education. The University of Sydney
  • Emma Campbell - Global Head, Mathematics Content and Curriculum. 3P Learning Ltd
  • Tim Waugh - Teacher Educator/Curriculum Advisor. Catholic Schools Office, Lismore, NSW
  • Allison Pegus - Director & Consultant. Learning Professional Consulting
  • Sorubi Thavaratnam - CEO & Founder. IDEALearning


Case Studies: Transforming Learning and Teaching

Three case study schools who have embarked on a whole school approach will share their journey with you:

  • Cartwright Public School, Liverpool, NSW

  • St Mary's School, Bowraville, NSW

  • Unity Grammar College, Austral, NSW



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Further details

Visit the conference website to

  • find out about the venue (transport and free parking)
  • view accommodation options
  • download the flyer, brochure, program and registration planning sheets.



Contact

Anita Chin - Conference Producer

E consultant@anitachinmaths.com.au

M 0417 232 486


Cindy Pellas - Conference Coordinator

E c.pellas@bigpond.com




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