The 10th MA Conference for Teachers of Secondary Mathematics
Saturday 5th September 2015
Keynote Speaker Elizabeth Meenan
The MA’s very successful One-day Conference for Teachers of Secondary Mathematics returns once again to the Pathfoot Building at Stirling University on Saturday, 5th September 2015.
Keynote Speaker – Elizabeth Meenan: Around the world in 80 Tiles: ‘Mathematics is seen in designs everywhere. Join me on a mathematical tour of the world. Explore some fascinating tiling patterns and learn how to make your own tiles and patterns via paper-folding techniques.’
Liz Meenan has been a maths advisory teacher, head of department, class teacher and formerly was an Education Officer for 4Learning – the education arm of Channel 4.
She has helped produce multimedia resources for both primary and secondary maths and provided INSET courses for LEA’s, schools and universities. She is now retired but was latterly a maths PGCE tutor/maths support tutor at Leeds University with a special interest in shape and space and multicultural maths. She loves anything mathematical and is a bit of a mathemagician where paper is concerned.
There is a fantastic range of Workshops, talks and discussions including; a look at the new N7 Advanced Higher Mathematics Course with Monica Kirson, Problem Solving with Jennie Golding and of course some magic from Andrew Jeffrey to name just a few. This event is part of your CPD entitlement, a certificate of attendance will be issued.
The cost of the day will be £80 or £45 for students