Chris Pritchard to become the MA's President in 2021, its 150th Birthday Year!

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Chris Pritchard to become the MA's President in 2021, its 150th Birthday Year!
18 September 2019

Chris is a retired teacher, the bulk of his teaching having been in secondary schools in Scotland. He is co-editor of Mathematics in School.


The Mathematical Association's comment on A-level Mathematics low grade boundaries

The Mathematical Association's comment on A-level Mathematics low grade boundaries
15 August 2019

We certainly regret there being such low grade boundaries, as this is unlikely to engage future students in taking A-level Mathematics...read more


Equals issue 24.2 – Spot On With Number

Equals issue 24.2 – Spot On With Number
9 August 2019

Time to celebrate - This edition of Equals celebrates two very special people. The winners of the Ray Gibbons Memorial Award and the Harry Hewitt Memorial Prize.


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Professional Development Training and Events

Professional Development

A principal objective for the MA is "to promote and support the professional development of teachers", and so its Professional Development Committee organises a range of PD events for teachers of mathematics.  The MA is an NCETM accredited provider of mathematics CPD courses and events.

Primary

Primary

The MA offers a variety of support for primary teachers and primary schools. We have a dedicated primary journal, offering a mixture of theory and practice, as well as ideas for instant classroom use. The Primary Mathematics Challenge, a fabulous resource for extending able children and developing problem solving skills with pupils in Y5 and Y6 and the First Mathematics Challenge for Y3 and Y4.

Secondary

Secondary

The MA, the first subject teaching association ever formed in England, has always focused on developing and supporting school mathematics.

Post 16

Post 16

The MA has a long-standing commitment to post-16 mathematics education, in schools, colleges, universities and other settings.