Subcommittee 11-16

60-Second Survey - Key Stage 3 Mathematics

The Mathematical Association would like to hear from any teachers of KS3 mathematics in the UK.

In your opinion, what issues are currently affecting the teaching and learning of mathematics in KS3?

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A summary of the answers to this survey will be published once there are sufficient responses.



Aims

The 11-16 Subcommittee (Subcommittee 132) of Teaching Committee was established in July 2003 to address issues in 11-16 education and to provide resources to enhance the provision for this age group.

Membership

Joint Chairs: Steve Edwards (Sidney Stringer Academy, Coventry) and Oliver Thomson (Guildford High School)

Secretary: Sue Forrest (The Piggott School, Wargrave, Berkshire)

Members:

Emma Cooke, Sidney Stringer Academy, Coventry

Will Forse, Guildford High School

Oliver Gray, Dallam School

Jon Ingram, St. Edward’s, Oxford

Mary Ledwick, Retired secondary mathematics teacher

Alison Parish, Independent Maths Consultant

Activities

The subcommittee organises an 11-16 Open Meeting at the MA Annual Conference for the discussion of issues related to 11-16 education. All conference delegates are welcome to attend. Individual members of the subcommittee also tend to provide some of the sessions at the Conference.

The subcommittee monitors government initiatives and helps to formulate the MA’s responses as well as developing resources for publication or for the MA website.

Meetings

The subcommittee generally meets once a term at MA Headquarters in Leicester, in January, May/June and September.

Contact

If you would like to find out more about our work or indeed might like to get involved, do get in touch via tc-132@m-a.org.uk