Category Archives: Professional Development

Upcoming CPD – November and December

29th November: Mastery in Mathematics Free CPD event run by La Salle Education and hosted by Inverness High School.  Follow link and book your place online if you are interested in attending: https://completemaths.com/cpd/mastery 3rd to 5th December: Multiplication, Division, Language … Continue reading

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Educational Research – Espresso Research by Cambridge Mathematics

I find educational research fascinating but it’s a bit like diving into the rabbit hole in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (written by Lewis Carroll, writer and mathematician who came up with the Carroll diagram).  It can be endlessly interesting but … Continue reading

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Next steps… another video

Hopefully people enjoyed the video I put on looking at ‘Next steps’ for pupils.  Here is another one which explores a few different ideas.   As always, any feedback people have is more than welcome both in terms of what … Continue reading

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Next Steps… Videos

As part of the new online training we’re piloting for the diagnostic assessments, we’ve included some ‘Next Steps…’ videos.  These possibly make more sense viewed alongside the pupil completing the assessment so you can put it into context better but … Continue reading

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Maths v Sport – Maths Week Scotland

For those of you who know me personally, this is like all my Christmases coming at once.  Maths AND Sport… sign me up! As part of Maths Week Scotland, Skills Development Scotland have paired up with UHI Stem Hub to … Continue reading

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CPD Opportunities next week!

Next week there will be a Numeracy CPD event held in Inverness and Dingwall (the same ‘day’ will be run on 3 consecutive days). Option 1: 30.09.19      9.30am-3.30pm (Inverness) Option 2: 01.10.19      9.30am-3.30pm (Dingwall) Option 3: … Continue reading

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Improving N5 Conference

The Northern Alliance will be hosting an Improving N5 Conference in Inverness.  Please see details below for further information and how to register. Date: September 28th 2019 Location: Millburn Academy, Inverness Sign Up: https://forms.gle/DMWtbVAtSWmB7CcLA Please note that registration will close on … Continue reading

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