2023-24 Leading Mathematics - Herefordshire and South Shropshire Work Group

Wednesday 4 October, Thursday 13 June Hereford

Overview: supporting school leaders in leading effective PD and school improvement in their own schools

Who: Headteacher and Maths Lead of any school that has already taken part in NCETM's Teaching for Mastery Development (except those taking part this year as they automatically proceed to Embedding Mastery). Workshops for other teachers in school will also be offered via the ‘leading mathematics’ programme.

School leaders will be invited to nominate other teachers from their school to take part in additional Work Groups offered through this programme. The range is likely to include:

  • Teaching for Mastery: for leaders and teachers new to Teaching for Mastery
  • Specialist knowledge for Teachers and TAs
  • Teaching for Mastery: transition from Primary to Secondary school
  • Developing Maths Leadership skills through collaboration with leaders in other schools

Please see here for the full list of Leading Maths pathways


Leading Mathematics programme

Autumn - Wednesday 4th October 2023 at The Kindle Centre in Hereford 1pm - 4pm (and repeat event in Shrewsbury on Thursday 5th October 2023, 9.00am - 12 noon at Shrewsbury Football Club)

Conference for Headteachers and Maths Leaders

a) Keynote speaker - Debbie Morgan CBE - Primary Director of NCETM -  Teaching for Mastery

b) Programme launch: including key messages from the Ofsted Mathematics Subject Report

Spring  Thursdays/Fridays in February 2024

Choose to attend one event in either Shropshire, Herefordshire, Telford or Wolverhampton

Leadership event for Headteachers and Maths Leaders

Showcase ‘open’ Teaching for Mastery lesson event.

Watch a 'live' specialist lesson and discuss key features that enable children to make best progress and develop a deep understanding of mathematics

Summer - in Hereford Thursday 13th June 1pm -4pm at The Shell Store, Hereford, HR2 6SR and repeated in Shrewsbury at the Shrewsbury Town Football Club on Friday 14th June 9am -12pm.

Leadership Conference for Headteachers and Maths Leaders

a) Supporting the evaluation of maths school improvement. Led by HT advocates & Primary Leadership team. 

b) Keynote speaker - Grace Coker (EEF's Content Specialist for Maths)