Children as Mathematical Thinkers

21 September 2016

Exeter MA/ATM Branch

Event Title:  Children as Mathematical Thinkers

Presenter:  Dr Ruth Trundley, Primary Mathematics Adviser (team lead), ‘Babcock’, Devon

Date:  Wednesday, 21st September 2016

Time:  7pm (Refreshments from 6.30pm)

Summary:  Thinking is at the heart of Mathematics and so assessment of thinking is at the heart of assessment in Mathematics.  What does it mean to assess thinking and how can this be embedded in everyday practice? This session will explore ideas about how to ensure assessment supports development of mathematical thinking rather than narrowing mathematical experiences.

Venue:  Exeter Maths School

Venue address:  Rougemont House, Castle Street, Exeter EX4 3PU

Cost:  FREE

Branch Contact:  For more information send an email to Sue Waring