Numeracy in the Primary Classroom - Strategies for Developing Mathematical Vocabulary

2 places available

Start:  Tuesday 21 May 2019 - 4.30pm

Finish: Tuesday 21 May 2019 - 5.30pm

Login at least 20 minutes prior to start time.

Location : TLN online learning space

Prior to the live event, SSTUWA will email you detailed instructions about how to access the online training space.


 

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About the course

The SSTUWA, in partnership with TLN in Melbourne, are pleased to offer this online learning opportunity for early career teachers in their first five years of teaching.

One of the greatest challenges to understanding difficult concepts is understanding the vocabulary that explains those concepts.  Integrating numeracy effectively requires students to build the necessary vocabulary to explain their ideas and explore new thinking.  This session will explore ways to build vocabulary and identify the important parts of the numeracy curriculum to focus on with students.

About the hosts

Teacher Learning Network (TLN)

TLN is a Melbourne based, not-for-profit professional development provider supported by the Australian Education Union Victoria Branch and the Independent Education Union Victoria/Tasmania Branch. SSTUWA will be your major source of communication before the online event. Prior to the live event, SSTUWA will email you detailed instructions about how to
access the online training space. TLN will then provide immediate telephone support just before the event begins on the day, and during the training if required.

Costs

$ 40 : Members
$ 80 : Non-Members

Facilitator

Ian Reed

Nominated Audience

Early Career Primary Teachers

Online requirements

  • Stable internet connection
  • Laptop/desktop computer
  • Earphones or headphones (optional)

 

Professional Standards for Teachers in Western Australia

This training relates to the following standards :

Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
Standard 2 – Know the content and how to teach it
Standard 6 - Engage in professional learning