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Engaging Maths: Higher Order Thinking with Thinkers Keys

Engaging maths: Higher

All students should be encouraged to engage with higher order thinking tasks. This book uses a critical and creative thinking tool called Thinkers Keys, adapted to be specifically mathematical.

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Connect with Maths Day

 

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REGISTER ONLINE OR ATTEND THE EVENT - GO TO  connectwithmathsday.aamt.edu.au

Connect with Maths Day 2016

Friday March 18, 2016
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Victorian Space Science Education Centre
400 Pascoe Vale Road
Strathmore, VIC, 3041

 
Thank you to all Supporters and Sponsors of Connect with Maths Day, 2016

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Connect with Maths Day, FRIDAY MARCH 18, is a one day professional learning event to celebrate and promote the importance and diversity of mathematics in society themed by the five Connect with Maths communities.

You can join in Connect with Maths Day in two ways:

1) ATTEND the event at the state of the art Victorian Space Science Education Centre

2) ONLINE through attending the live Adobe Connect session

You can register for one or more of 24 sessions on the day. There are four concurrent sessions, two after the keynote and two after lunch. You can register as an individual selecting your sessions for the day. There is a group registration if you wish to include your colleagues.

Thank you to the following presenters for the inaugural Connect with Maths Day.

 Launch and Keynotes

Brett Biddington
Master of Ceremonies:
Brett Biddington AM,
Space Environment Research Centre, ACT
Burkard Polster
Teaching Maths And YouTube
Dr Burkard Polster,
Monash University, VIC
Denise Neal
Everyday Learning about Maths and Numeracy
Denise Neal,
DoE Tasmania, TAS

Concurrent Sessions

  • Make it count with indigenous learners Presenters: John Bradbury, Matt Skoss, Dr Chris Matthews, Professor Robyn Jorgensen, Jacynta Krakouer, Robyn Anderson
  • Early Years learning in mathematics Presenters: Professor Bob Perry, Jennifer Bowden, Louise Hodgson, Professor Nicola Yelland
  • Maths in Action Presenters: Dr Steve Thornton, Luca Bertolacci, Ian Christie, Michael Pakakis, Ross Turner
  • Engaging all students Presenters: Associate Professor Catherine Attard, Dr Steve Thornton, Kate Manuel, Professor Mike Askew, Dr Sharyn Livy, Dr Tracey Muir, Chris Harte, Jim Spithill, Dr Sarah Buckley
  • Digital learning and mathematics Presenters: Associate Professor Steven Bird, Gary Bass, Professor Leon Stirling, Jonathan Kingsley, Dr Sharyn Livy, Dr Tracey Muir, Peter Flynn

Connect with Maths Day in 2016 provides an opportunity for teachers to learn from Community Leaders and experts face-to-face or online in a range of high quality professional learning and a great way to create relevant resources to engage teachers of mathematics.

REGISTER ONLINE OR ATTEND THE EVENT - GO TO connectwithmathsday.aamt.edu.au

All recordings and resources will be available on the Connect with Maths community website with vox pop and interviews on Channel 31.

 

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The Connect with Maths project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training through the Mathematics and Science Participation Program.

 

 

 

Connect with Maths Day Session Recordings

Connect with Maths Day Session Recordings