1) Secondary Teaching for Mastery Work Groups 2020-21

Tuesday 1 September, TBC

If you are a Secondary Maths teacher interested in developing confident mathematicians with deep, connected understanding in your classes, you are welcome to apply to participate in a SHaW Maths Hub Secondary Teaching for Mastery Work Group in 2020-21. The Work Groups are funded, highly regarded, collaborative professional development opportunities for participants, with £2000 funding to support improvement across the whole department.

The Teaching for Mastery Programme is a professional development opportunity designed to support teachers to develop best practice in mathematics in your school. It is suitable for schools interested in implementing a teaching for mastery approach to maths.

If you're interested please apply by using the "booking button" below with your details.


Who will be leading the group?

Secondary Teaching for Mastery Specialist Teachers.

Who is it for?

For all teachers (including lead teachers):

  • Enhanced mathematics subject knowledge with a particular emphasis on progression within key areas of mathematics;
  • A deep understanding of the principles and pedagogies related to teaching for mastery.

The Work Group is suitable for all Secondary Maths departments, irrespective of whether you have setting or mixed attainment classes.

What are the intended outcomes?

  • All pupils develop a deep understanding of the mathematical ideas they are taught so that they fully meet the aims of the National Curriculum.
  • All pupils show a positive attitude towards mathematics, enjoy learning the subject and demonstrate a growth mindset.

What is the cost?

Participation is FREE.

Funding for the year is £2000 per school with two teachers participating, attending all workshops.