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Lower Secondary Mathematics for Out-of-Field Teachers

In a high school? Not originally trained as a maths teacher? Has your principal asked you to teach a maths class next year and you lack confidence? This session will put your mind at ease.

If you’re a teacher who is new to lower secondary mathematics, this intensive session will help, giving you the resources and confidence to tackle your new class next year.

You will explore various topics within the mathematics curriculum, experiment with inquiry-style teaching and use lots of hands-on activities and worthwhile software.

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What will you gain through this workshop?

  • A strong foundation of knowledge about the mathematical curriculum
  • A collection of engaging and relevant teaching resources for mathematics
  • Greater confidence about how you will teach and assess mathematics.

You will receive a signed certificate that can be used as evidence of your professional learning.

Register for this session

Lower Secondary Mathematics for Out-of-Field Teachers
Presented by Dr Paul Brown

Date: Thursday 16 November 2017

Time: 9am – 4pm

Venue: Building 501, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley

Cost: $300
Lunch will be provided.


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About your presenter

Dr Paul Brown prepares people to become primary or secondary teachers. He was a mathematics teacher for thirty years in state and private schools in three countries.

Paul enjoys teaching and is recognised as a “Lead” teacher or as he says, “I am good at it”. His doctorate focused on assessment of mathematics students and he has written a book on mathematical proof.