Manawatu Maths Teachers Association

Fostering Mathematics Education in Manawatu

Network of Expertise [NoE] Contract:

Exciting news: 

We have recently been allocated centrally funded PLD money to help us connect and assist mathematics teachers.  Our local region, within this Network of Expertise contract, consists of Taranaki, Manawatu and Hawkes Bay.  

FOCUS: To use teacher networks and expertise to help raise confidence and capacity of our members


Join our MMTA – NoE  Facebook group to keep up with NoE opportunities


Taranaki, Whanganui, Manawatu and Hawkes Bay [TWMH] Regional Kaiarahi 


NoE Regional Steering Committee

Manawatu representatives: Selina O'Leary (MMTA President), Angela Cameron (MMTA Secretary)

Taranaki representatives: Sandra Parry (TMA President), Barb Costello (TMA committee)


Applications for Scholarships have CLOSED 

Our NoE region is offering two $800 Scholarships to MMTA members wishing to attend this Conference and contribute back to MMTA members 

Two scholarships were awarded to teachers in our region - Ruth van Leeuwen (Nga Tawa) and Misbah Sadat (Horowhenua College)


Note: MMTA is also funding three $750 Scholarships 



  • MathsCraft workshops - sponsored by NoE funding

Week 4: Horowhenua College, Aug 12th, 3.30pm REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Week 6: Manawatu Region: Now 2 workshops

College Street Normal School, August 26th; 3.30-5pm  9 PLACES LEFT

Colyton School, August 28th; 3.30-5pm

Flyer and link to REGISTER


We are interested to hear from you

What do you think are priority areas to fund to help raise confidence and capacity of teachers within our region?

What regional expertise do you have/ know of that can be shared with our teachers

Contact our MMTA committee or Sharon Church at  twmh.kaiarahi@nzamt.org.nz