This network is a chance for Heads of Mathematics to meet to discuss current issues in secondary phase mathematics education, to form good cross-school relationships and share best practice.
The group will meet termly from 4.00pm to 5.30pm on the following dates:
- Wednesday, 24th November 2021 at St Albans Girls’ School (new start date)
- Tuesday, 25th January 2022
- Tuesday, 14th June 2022
Reporting instructions will be emailed to you during the week before each session. The meetings may be a combination of virtual or face to face across the year.
Who is this course for?
Heads of Mathematics
What are the objectives or outcomes?
On this programme participants will:
- Discuss and reflect on changes to the mathematics curriculum and examinations
- Discuss the challenges facing Heads of Mathematics
- Share best practice
Areas of focus:
The course will include:
- Mathematics curriculum
- Recruitment and Retention
- Stretching More Able Students and Enrichment
Meet the facilitators:
Jeff Hughes started his career as a qualified teacher in Hertfordshire and since then has worked in schools in South Africa and London before returning to Hertfordshire as Curriculum Lead for Maths at St Albans Girls’ School.