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Resubmission rules change effective February 1 2021

Resubmission rules change effective February 1 2021

https://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/publications/newsletters-and-circulars/assessment-matters/change-to-resubmission-rules-from-2021-onwards/ From Feb 1 new rules around resubmission for all standards come into effect. Schools will only be allowed to offer a...

Teaching statistical literacy – GAISE II report released

Teaching statistical literacy – GAISE II report released

From American Statistical Association [ASA] The demands for statistical literacy have never been greater. Good data sense is needed to easily read and make sense of media headlines. The Pre-K–12 GAISE (guidelines for assessment and instruction in statistics education)...

Mathex 2020

Mathex 2020

Updated - questions and answers now linked Over the two nights 204 year 7 & 8 teams and 180 year 9 & 10 teams  from 93 schools took part in this years’ Mathex competitions. That’s a lot of young mathematicians. Huge thanks to everyone behind the scenes and on...

Kalman award winners

Kalman award winners

reposted from https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/science/business-and-community-engagement/schools/kalman-charitable-trust-prizes-and-fellowship.html The Margaret and John Kalman Trust have generously sponsored a Teacher Excellence Prize valued at $5,000 and five Teacher...

AMAonline: Term 4 Saturday morning resources

AMAonline: Term 4 Saturday morning resources

[Updated] We hope you enjoyed your morning  of professional learning. Recordings of November 7 and past  sessions are available on the AMA Youtube Channel and linked below the descriptions here. If you watched live or are going to watch the recordings we would love...

Statistics teachers day 2020 – registration open

Statistics teachers day 2020 – registration open

This years theme ... Bring Your Own “big ideas” for teaching statistics We have Andrew Sporle from the department of statistics opening the day  and Dr Michelle Dalrymple giving the closing address with 23 workshops to choose from in between Andrew is is one of three...

Keeping you in the loop

Keeping you in the loop

Term 4 update from the networks of expertise, As we race towards the end of this roller-coaster year, AMA is really excited to be able to host the first face to face event of 2020, Mathex.  371 teams from 91 schools re-signed for the two nights of competitions. ...