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Conference grants available

Conference grants available

NZAMT 17 : Reach your peak - Whāia te maunga teitei New Plymouth Boys High October 12-14 2021 The New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers, (NZAMT), under the Network of Expertise proposes to support a limited number of its members to the NZAMT 17 Conference in...

Census at School Survey going live May 10th

Census at School Survey going live May 10th

Did you know, Census At School launches for the 10th time on May 10. The  biennial online census for Years 5-13 collects real, relevant student data as part of an international project Register and download the teacher guide for this years census at this...

Auckland Maths Olympiad 2021

Auckland Maths Olympiad 2021

The University of Auckland  Mathematics department runs an annual Auckland Mathematical Olympiad for high school students only. The competition is a two-hour assessment of 10 questions. Top scorers in the Auckland event may be invited to participate in the national...

Ending streaming in Aotearoa

Ending streaming in Aotearoa

A growing number of schools in Aotearoa New Zealand are removing streaming from their maths programmes. A recently released report from Tokona te raki advocates for the ending of streaming and highlights the journey of 4 schools as they destreamed their classes. The...

NZAMT Conference 2021 – Registrations open

NZAMT Conference 2021 – Registrations open

Te Rōpū Kaiako Pāngarau o Aotearoa | The New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers in association with the Taranaki Mathematics Association, welcome you to join teachers, educators, professionals and all interested parties in New Plymouth, Taranaki, for the 17th...

Powerful pedagogies

Powerful pedagogies

The first in a 3 part blog series from NZARE highlighting popular pedagogical approaches in mathematics was published this week on Ipu kererū In the first post, Judy Bailey focuses on using rich tasks and advocates for students engaging in working with rich tasks...

Women in Engineering in school programmes

Women in Engineering in school programmes

The University of Auckland, Women in Engineering Outreach Program introduces high school students to the wide range of exciting opportunities in engineering. They do this mainly by visiting schools and providing free one hour workshops run by 3-4 current engineering...

Draft Level 1 information open for consultation

Draft Level 1 information open for consultation

Today the Ministry of Education Released draft learning matrices, sample course outlines and learning and assessment guides for all Level 1 subjects. You can find all this information for mathematics and statistics on the new NCEA  site   Download the draft...

Want to get involved?  AGM Wednesday 24 March

Want to get involved? AGM Wednesday 24 March

AMA is pleased to advise the 2021 AGM will take place on Wednesday March 24, 6pm at the Mt Eden Bowling Club, Stokes Rd, Epsom. 7pm Guest speakers: Lauren Burr, Lead secondary advisor, Ministry of Education PLUS a member if the Numeracy & Literacy team   ...

Maths in the media

Maths in the media

Lots of interesting reading comes through the literacy online feed. Literacy is so important for academic achievement and we all need to be teachers of literacy and language.  If students struggle with reading and writing so many things become a challenge. If you wish...