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Annual Conference 2018 joins with BCME-9

3 April 2018 - 6 April 2018

MA Annual Conference 2018 joins with British Congress of Mathematics Education for BCME9


Celebrating Mathematics Education Together

BCME is a celebration of mathematics education attracting delegates from every phase (early years through to university) and aspect (teaching through to research, policy and public engagement), as well as high profile plenary speakers. Delegates can select from a fantastic selection of workshops, talks, demonstrations, discussion groups and research presentations to devise a highly personalised professional development and enrichment experience of exceptional quality. Some JMC organisations hold their AGMs at conference, and The Mathematical Association and the Association of Teachers of Mathematics and bring their popular bookstands.  There is a publishers’ exhibition that allows delegates to peruse the latest publications and resources. 

Day 1 Opening Plenary - David Spieglehalter

Day 1 Evening Plenary - Teacher Collaborative Enquiry

Day 2 MA Presidential Address -Tom Roper

Day 2 Evening Plenary - Vicky Neale

Day 3 Primary Plenary - Ruth Merttens

Day 3 Conference After Dinner Speaker - Hannah Fry

Day 4 Closing Plenary - Paul Ernst

Call for Session Leaders

You are invited to contribute to the BCME 9.  Contributions can take the form of workshop, talk, demonstration, discussion group or research presentation; aimed at practitioners concerned with Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1), KS2, KS3, KS4, post-16, university, initial teacher education (ITE) or teacher professional development (CPD) for 30, 60 or 90 minutes. Sessions should not be used to advertise commercial wares, but commercial wares might be used to illustrate a particular teaching approach. If your session is linked with a particular JMC participating body, please indicate this when applying.

Please offer your contribution via the BCME website completing all the necessary information by 31 July 2017.

The conference is to be held at University of Warwick

Warwick Conferences is a leading conference venue. It is conveniently and centrally located on the University of Warwick campus, near Coventry in the West Midlands. The venue provides an excellent environment in which to learn and be inspired.


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