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Choosing Learning & Teaching Approaches and Strategies.
Please note invitations have now been issued to all school principals for Workshop 10.
If your school has not received this correspondence from the Project Maths office by Friday 17th January, please contact the Administrator at
01 8576422 OR 01 8576428 immediately and another copy can be re-issued.
Workshop 8: Developing Student Understanding - Making Connections.
This workshop is being repeated in several Education Centres throughout the country.
If for any reason you were unable to attend Workshop 8,
you can now reserve a place by contacting the Project Maths Administrator
on 01 8576422 OR 01 8576428.
Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
View venues & available dates | View content for workshop
Project Maths Video
Interactive Teaching and Learning Demo
Maths Counts Conference 2013: Insights into Lesson Study
The Project Maths Development Team held a Maths Conference on 15th and 16th November 2013 in the National University of Ireland, Maynooth.
A wide range of practical presentations were offered by teachers. The teachers’ presentations arose from schools’ participation in a professional development initiative based on Lesson Study
Presentations by Speakers and by Teachers Engaged in Lesson Study now available on the Conference Tab
John Hooper Awards Update
Irish Students Win Top Prizes at International Statistical Literacy Project 2013
Irish students Aoife Troxel and Sive Neary from Dominican College, Galway (the 2013 winners of the John Hooper Medal for Statistics) were awarded 2nd prize at the 2013 International Statistical Literacy Project for their poster Tracing the Roots of Irish Vegetables.
Mary Aherne, Zoe Barry, Lucy Ward from Coláiste Mhuire, Askeaton, Co Limerick were awarded 3rd prize in the junior category for their poster Think Organic. More details >>
Modular Course 4: Problem Solving & Financial Maths
This modular course is now being repeated in several Education Centres throughout the country.
The course will focus on new elements of the syllabus, methodology
and provide student centered activities.
All attendance will be certified.
November Monthly Maths Challenge
Calling all Junior Cycle students: Take part in the Monthly Maths Challenge and be in with a chance to win €100 and be named Mathematician of the Month.
Simply work out the answer to a maths question and fill in your details online.
All correct entries will be entered into a draw to win a gift voucher worth EUR100.
The November question is online now at http://bit.ly/1aYqF4a.