Manawatu Maths Teachers Association

Fostering Mathematics Education in Manawatu

Calendar Of Events

AGM: Thursday March 21st 2019

         Kairanga School

5pm: Drinks and nibbles

5.30pm: AGM


Last MMTA Committee Meeting Thursday February 7th; 5.30pm; McDonalds meeting room Rangitikei St

Agenda includes: Discussion on the Network of Expertise[NoE] contract; adverting regional NoE Kaiarahi position; NoE survey to schools; 


TERM 1 2019:

Secondary Teaching and Learning Guides Updated

Workshop: Saturday, March 9th, 9am-11am;  Wanganui City College

                   Facilitator: Francis Leslie-Ellis (secretary NZAMT)

The unpacking of the standards documents for Levels 1 and 2 will be shared through this workshop

REGISTER here.

The senior secondary teaching and learning guides have been updated on the tki website:
http://seniorsecondary.tki.org.nz/…/Achievemen…/AOs-by-level

NZAMT, in association with the MOE and NZQA have created documents which will help mathematics teachers understand the changes that have been made and the implication it will have on teaching and learning.
The first of these documents is available here:
https://docs.google.com/…/1PGwxXMcCzhLBCqlVBL2iUw2e9T…/edit…

Aim of the Workshop

To inform as many mathematics and statistics teachers of the revisions that are now live on TKI (Achievement Objectives indicators ) and the impact that these could have on the assessment against the Level 1 and 2 Achievement Objectives with a focus on the 7 externals (4 @ NCEA Level 1 and 3 @ level 2). Links to these will be on the information sheet that will be shared at the workshop to assist with your delivery of the workshops.

These workshops will enable the sharing of  information to teachers on the:

1.    TLG changes shared and updated

2.  Impact and clarifications to the level 1 and 2 external Achievement Standards.


2019 NZ Rutherford Lecture
Logic, Maths and Modern Society
Professor Rod Downey FRSNZ


Palmerston North | Palmerston North Boys' High School, Speirs Centre, David Syms Auditorium - register for Palmerston NorthWednesday 27 March, 6pm


Link and newsletter from the Royal Society of NZ featuring Professor Rod Downey.

https://royalsociety.org.nz/ news/2019-nz-rutherford- lecture-thinking-logically/






TERM 4

Massey Maths and Stats forum: 27 November 2018. 

Link to the FORUM FLYER

 

TERM 2

Mathex: Friday August 10th at the Awapuni Racecourse 

Maths Week - August 13 to August 18 

MATHEX - Frequently Asked Questions


TERM 3

MMTA Maths Symposium: Engagement in Mathematics

October 10th 2018

Keynote Speaker: Dr Catherine Attard

FLYER: Engagement in Mathematics

Workshop presenters included 

Anthony Harradine from Prince Alfred College Adelaide

 


 



NZAMT Conference 2019 - INFO