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Title: Co-operative Maths Reform Speaker: Ian Benson Event Date: 13/11/2014 (10:00-14:00) Venue: Birmingham, UK Abstract: The 2014 m...

Preparing for Mathematics Success at Secondary School

Sociality Mathematics CIC has published the early results of its work developing an approach to formative assessment in Year 7 based on Gattegno'...

Can computer science rescue mathematics reform?

The new English mathematics curriculum continues to rely first on counting, not algebra. In an opinion piece, from the September edition of the Ring,...

Welcome to tizard

[invite.png] Tizard is a ten year old transatlantic research and development partnership for mathematics reform: joining working mathematician...

Welcome to British Congress of Math Educators

TUESDAY, 6TH APRIL 2010 Session A19 Ian Benson Co-presenter Tom Kilsby Aimed at: Early Years - Lower Primary – Upper Primary – Lower Secondary Title:...

Tablets of Wisdom?

Schools have experienced three major waves of computer technology over the last 30 years: micro-computers, networked electronic whiteboards a...

ATM Early Algebra Session

The attached presentation was discussed at the annual conference of the UK Association of Teachers of Mathematics (ATM) in Sheffield on Wednesday 3rd...

Importance of Primary Maths

Recent results in a paper by John Jerrim and Alvaro Choi suggest that, although average math test scores are higher in East Asian countries, this...

Introduction to the Cui approach: ATM Conference 3 April 2013

Ian Benson and Anne Haworth are offering a 3 hour workshop for primary teachers and educationists at the ATM conference in Sheffield, UK on Wedne...

Spotted in Cyberspace

The role of Cuisenaire rods with Gattegno's textbooks is the subject of a recent blog exchange. Readers can experience this themselves by visiting th...

Schools as Self-Organising Systems

What can self-organising biological systems tell us about learning and teaching? A good deal, according to Enrico Coen, a plant geneti...

Structured Arithmetic?

In her review of the recent TIMMS and PISA results and findings from a recent study that shows little change in mathematics proficiency since the 197...

Science of Education Group (ATM)

The idea of this group was for us to commit to work within the theme of 'Science of Education' (a phrase coined by Caleb Gattegno). The group met eac...

Recent Events

Algebra Project/Young People's Project Working Conference, May 18-20, 2012 The Stanford Tizard project showed that it is possible to reprod...

Pre-algebra Centre Stage

Anne Haworth has now collated the evidence submitted to the UK Advisory Council for Mathematics Education and ACME have presented it to Government. I...

Ambitious Aims: Now to will the means

The UK Advisory Committee for Mathematics Education has recently closed its appeal on behalf of the Department of Education for feedback on the propo...

Welcome to the Visible College

[CI3Ecropcrowncopyrightj.jpg] At the ATM eXtra session Wednesday 20 April, delegates to the Association for the Teaching of Mathematics Annual C...

ATM eXtra session Wednesday 20 April

This year the UK Association of Teachers of Mathematics, founded by Caleb Gattegno, is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of his birth with a special ...

In Classroom of Future, Stagnant Scores?

Writing in the New York Times on Sept 3rd Matt Richel addresses the problems of introducing new technology without reconsidering our approach to lear...

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