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Purposeful Practise in Mathematics Conference

Event code SCH 19/455 
Event description We are pleased to be able to confirm our exciting line up of key speakers for this years maths conference:

Professor Ruth Merttens - Education Director of Hamilton Trust, an educational charity producing adaptable resources for primary teachers. Ruth has written many training materials for the DfES Strategies, including the DfES Planning Guidance in the NNS, the Foundation materials for Mathematics and more recently, was on the advisory group working with DfE on the new primary mathematics curriculum.

Anne Watson - Professor emeritus in the department of education at the University of Oxford, where she was a fellow of Linacre College, Oxford. Anne served on the Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education and was a main author for their report on the Mathematical Needs of Learners and also became an active member of the Mathematics Expert Panel that advised on the National Curriculum.

Craig Barton - Secondary Mathematics adviser for the Times Educational Supplement (TES), and creator of the popular website and blog, which provides free resources to teachers and students all around the world, with the aim of making maths more fun and exciting for everyone. Craig is the host of the Mr Barton Maths Podcast, interviewing leading figures from the world of education, such as Dylan Wiliam, Doug Lemov, Daisy Christodoulou and Dan Meyer.

Delegates will also have the opportunity select from a fantastic range of workshops, time to network with colleagues and the opportunity to browse and purchase the latest resources and publications from our market stalls.

Full biographies of our key speakers can be found on the attachment.

Full details of the workshops available will be published once finalised. 
Training objectives  
Key stages
All image Foundation image KS1 image KS2 image KS3 image KS4 image KS5 image 14-19/24 image 
Subject areas Maths
Target audience
Deputy Head / Headteacher / HLTA / Key Stage Co-ordinators / Leadership Team / Newly Qualified Teachers / Senior Leaders / Teachers / Teaching Assistant
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Ashford International Hotel, Simone Weil Avenue, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8UX map
Location Ashford
Training Provider The Education People - Standards and School Improvement Primary
Admin contact Victoria Parker (
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 3
Funding information £185 or 3 x credits

20% VAT will be added at the point of invoice
Start date Thursday 27 June 2019
Times 09:15-16:30
Number of sessions 1