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Recruiting colleagues to take part in work groups and mastery programmes to develop mathematics in their schools

Secondary Teaching for Mastery Work Groups

Heard about teaching for mastery? Looking for ways to strengthen your students’ approach to the new GCSE? Wondering why your Y7s are stronger mathematicians this year?
Applications open now
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Train as a Secondary Mastery Specialist

Recruiting a third wave of teachers to join the secondary Mastery Specialists programme. This is part of a significant expansion of teaching for mastery work by Maths Hubs in secondary schools across England.

Application Open: 25 April 2018
Closing date: 7 June 2018
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Mastery Readiness Programme

Are you Mastery Ready?

‘The start of the mastery journey for your school.’ A one year professional learning programme that develops some of the pre-requisites of teaching for mastery which then makes schools ‘ready’ to join the Teaching for Mastery Work Group Programme the following year.

Closing date: 25 May 2018
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Sign your school up to be a Teacher Research Work Group School

Teaching for Mastery in Maths: Opportunities for Primary Schools – Click Here

Each Work Group will be led by a Mastery Specialists and involve 6 or 7 primary schools. During the year, the work group will work closely together to develop approaches to teaching for mastery.

Application Open: Now
Closing date: 23 November 2018
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Opportunities for accreditation as an NCETM Professional Development Lead

As it expands towards the end of the decade, the Maths Hubs Network (http://www.mathshubs.org.uk/) needs to increase the pool of people with the skills and capacity to lead maths-specific professional development activities for groups of teachers in all school and college phases, including Early Years.

To that end, the NCETM, working with Maths Hubs, is seeking applications from teachers and others with previous experience of leading maths-specific professional development, either in their own workplace or more widely, to take part in the forthcoming round of the PD Lead Programme. Successful completion will lead to the nationally-recognised designation of NCETM Accredited PD Lead.

There are five tailored versions of the programme: for those leading professional development of Early Years, Primary, Secondary, Core Maths, and A level Maths teachers. Each consists of three face-to-face days during the academic year 2018-19 and a series of in-school and independent planning and study tasks spread over the year. These programmes are part of the Maths Hubs Network’s strategy to build up a group of Professional Development Leads who can support the work of hubs in every school and college phase.

Full information and the application form, for Early Years applicants only, can be found here

Full information and the application form, for teachers in all other school phases, can be found here

The closing date for returning applications to the NCETM is Tuesday 31 July 2018.

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