Teaching for Mastery and Visual Learning
Thursday 8th of April 2021 - Live Webinar
Part of the Easter Online Jamboree 2021
About The Event
Using a lesson example, we will explore the components that learning journey takes. Using the phases to explore deeper mathematical thinking. Colleagues will get an opportunity to engage and experience these ideas through example.
This event will be held between 10:00-11:30 (GMT) on Thursday the 8th of April 2021.
About the Speaker
Simon is an experienced teacher and is currently a Maths Hub
Lead (NW1), an accredited National Mathematics Lead in Education, a PGCE tutor at the University of Manchester and an assistant head teacher at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls and the Alliance for Learning Teaching School.
As a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) Simon has worked successfully on a number of National Collaborative Projects, including the highly acclaimed Multiplicative Reasoning and Lesson Study. Simon is particularly interested in deepening mathematical knowledge through problem solving. Simon has been recognised for his outstanding contribution as an SLE by the Minister of Education. He has successfully carried out a number of School improvement projects taking schools from special measures to outstanding in both primary and secondary phases.
Simon is acknowledged as having expertise in developing problem solving in mathematics particularly in the recent developments of: The new primary curriculum, the new maths GCSE specification and the newly revised A level. Simon has been developing schemes to help develop the delivery of GCSE re-sits in FE colleges. With non-differentiated learning and developing Teaching for Maths Mastery a key focus of his current work. Simon has delivered workshops at both the MA and BCME conferences and also facilitates workshops for The Princes Trust Teaching Institute.
You can find Simon on Twitter as @SimonNW1maths. You can keep up to date with Maths Hub NW at @MathsHubNW1 and Maths Hubs at @MathsHubs on Twitter.
This webinar is for 2020/21 Scholars and Alumni only. Online bookings closes at 23:59 on Wednesday the 31st of March 2021.
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