Tag Archives: CPD

Training Slides and New ‘CPD’ section on the blog

CPD Slides: Firstly, for all those who were asking for the ‘slides’ from the live sessions we have been delivering these are now up on the Highland Digital Hub. You’ll see that they have been organised so that the slides … Continue reading

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CPD: More Live Sessions

We will be putting on some more live sessions for the final two weeks of term.  The details of these are below.  The sessions outlined here are aimed at Early Level and so would be particularly relevant to teachers in … Continue reading

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CPD: Additional Live Sessions

Here is an updated list of all the live CPD sessions that we have going on in the next few weeks. Sessions that were already publicised but have not yet been delivered are listed in red.  New sessions not previously … Continue reading

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CPD – Concrete Materials at Secondary School: Algebra Tiles

In addition to the sessions we’ve already published, Fiona Philips from Alness Academy will be presenting a session on Tuesday (tomorrow) and Wednesday on using Algebra Tiles with secondary pupils to support understanding.  Many Highland secondary teachers are already aware … Continue reading

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CPD: Live Online Sessions

Great to see that some people have made a start on the self-paced diagnostic assessment course I posted about earlier in the week.  If you missed it, see this post here: CPD: Self-paced Online Learning   As well as continuing to … Continue reading

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Early Years CPD Opportunity

This was emailed out to schools already but just in case anybody has missed it there is an Early Year CPD Opportunity coming up next week.  If anyone is still keen to sign up but wasn’t aware of it, please … Continue reading

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SMC Conference 2020

The Scottish Maths Council Conference 2020, which will be held at the University of Stirling on Saturday 7th March, is now live for booking.  Click here for booking. The keynote speaker is Craig Barton, who I’ve written about before as … Continue reading

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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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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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