Welcome to the Auckland Mathematical Association.

The professional Association for Auckland Mathematics & Statistics Teachers.

AMA seeks to promote, support and improve statistical and mathematical education in the Auckland region.

AMA fosters cooperation and stimulates discussion. It shares ideas, strategies, research findings, materials and information using its newsletters, conferences and workshops, and via this website.

 

Upcoming Events

Calcex 2019 – Tuesday 24th September

Calcex now in its 3rd year has 49 teams from 28 schools competing across Auckland in Gisborne and Manawatu –  its not too late to enter a team  or host a competition

Calcex questions are drawn from L3 calculus  and teams compete locally at a host school.  Read more 

 

Prime Ministers Science teachers prize …includes maths & stats teachers

Maths & Stats teachers are a talented lot
Want an extra $50 000 for yourself and $100 000 for your  school?

  Read more

Details here.

NZAMT 16 October 1-4

NZAMT conference registrations are open & workshops are filling fast

Details here.

Preparing for Exams

We are at the business end of the school year and the focus for many has turned to external exams especially for students sitting Cambridge exams which start in October.

NCEA Exam timetable can be found here

Revision classes for Cambridge exams are held at Auckland Grammar. There is a fee for these classes. Information may be found here

For girls taking Level 3 Calculus and or Physics Auckland Women in Engineering  are offering free tutoring during the first week of the October holidays.

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/engineering/study-with-us/women-in-engineering/tutoring-week.html

Space is limited and registration is essential – also please make sure if students register and find they can’t attend please contact the University so their place can be offered to someone else

Details here.

Ernest Duncan Awards 2019

DUE DATE:  – Friday 27th September, 2019

Details here.

AMA Scholarship for 2020

The Auckland Mathematical Association will award one scholarship annually to reimburse the fees paid to study a 15 point post graduate paper in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education or Statistics Education at any Auckland tertiary institution.

Apply in writing to Auckland Maths Association  by October 1 2019

Download for more information 

 

Judy Paterson Scholarship

Applications open September 20 and close  November 1st.

Details here.

NZAMT January Writing Camp

NZAMT is inviting expression of interest  from teachers to take part in  the January Writing Camp. This is where the secure NZAMT internals are generated each year.

Tuesday the 7th to Friday the 10th of January 2020, Auckland.

Details here.

Recent Resources

Term 3: Saturday Morning “looking forward looking back”

September 14th 2019

He pai te tirohanga ki ngā mahara mō ngā rā pahemo engari ka putua te māramatanga i runga i te titiro whakamua.

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2019 MCAT

September is MCAT Month – as we start the final countdown to MCAT week it might be timely to revisit some of the resources available to teachers and students.

Senior Secondary Guides – these clarify the Achievement objectives and earlier in the year we looked at the documents that NZAMT produced to help clarify requirements in particular AO 6.5.

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National Newsletters are published each Term and can be found here

 

2019 Mathex Results & Resources

 

Year 9 & 10: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Year 7 & 8: Thursday 22 August 2019

Check out photos from the night on our Facebook Page

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