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The Place of Representation and Structure in Supporting Closing Gaps

Event code SCH 20/751 
Event description Models and images have been proven to support pupils in developing a secure conceptual understanding. This webinar and additional teacher training PowerPoint will support subject leaders in training staff on where to find high quality resources to support teaching and learning in maths.

This CPD will draw upon the recent guidance that has been provided by the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) on ways to use representations and structures in closing gaps. There will be a focus on making the links between the stages of the concrete, pictorial and abstract approach to support in children’s conceptual understanding of mathematics.

Booked and confirmed delegates will be e-mailed the webinar link 24 hours prior to the session. Please check that you have received the email to register the day before and if you have not, please contact us on 03000 418000. Please ensure you are able to access the link at least 1 hour prior to the session.

A handful of delegates using school computers have experienced difficulties in accessing the Goto Webinars. If unsure, please check with your Schools IT provider that you will be able to access this webinar.

Please see attached webinar-FAQs for further information.
Training objectives - Identify the main benefits of representation and structure and the best practice in how this is used to support the teaching and learning of maths.
- Recognise the importance of the concrete, pictorial and abstract approach and how to focus on the links between these stages to support conceptual understanding.
- To support subject leaders in the professional development of teacher’s knowledge and use of representation and structure in maths. 
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 / Early Years Practitioner / Foundation Stage Leader / Headteacher / Leadership Team / Newly Qualified Teachers / SEN Co-ordinator / Subject Leaders / Teachers
target audience
Qualification level
GoToWebinar, use own computer, XXXX XXX map
Training Provider The Education People - Standards and School Improvement Primary
Admin contact Angela Jarrett (
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 5
Funding information £50 per delegate or 5 Credits
20% VAT will be added at point of invoice
Start date Monday 28 September 2020
Times 16:00-17:00
Number of sessions 1