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Teaching for Mastery & Wonderful Wyndham on BBC Breakfast

Derby’s Wyndham Academy has been back in the news, with a focus on children’s mastery approaches to maths. BBC Breakfast filmed segments at Wyndham as part of their new Breakfast Maths series.

Wyndham was chosen to represent the East Midlands West Maths Hub, led by George Spencer Academy. As Wyndham teacher Nicol Winfield (Outstanding New Teacher of the Year, the Pearson Awards) explained, the East Midland West Maths Hub is one of thirty-five across country, and is charged with bringing together the best in national and international maths teaching practice.

Read the full article here.

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New Maths Hubs video looks back at the first three full years of the Maths Hubs Programme

We’ve produced a new short video giving a flavour of the work carried out by Maths Hubs in their first three years. The release coincides with the news that funding for the programme is now secure until 2020.

View the video here.

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Chinese Maths Teachers head to Nottingham Teacher Exchange

Nottingham pupils will be getting a taste of how maths is taught in the Far East this week, when they take part in an exchange programme.

Two teachers, one from Fairfield Primary Academy in Stapleford, and one from Dale Primary School in Derbyshire have been selected to take part in the prestigious teacher exchange, focusing on maths, with two partner schools in Shanghai.

Read the full article here.

 

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England-China Maths Teacher Exchange Extended to 2020

The government has announced that the successful teacher exchange between schools in England and Shanghai, run by Maths Hubs, is to be extended for at least two further years: 2018-2019 and 2019-2020. This means that the exchange, launched in autumn 2014, will run in six consecutive years.

Read the full article here.

 


15/01/19

Our Y4 Shanghai Showcase event is now fully booked! We do have a few places left on our Y2 Showcase on Thursday 24… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

15/01/19

Don't miss out on the Great Midlands Maths Debate taking place on Saturday 2 February at Brockington College, Leics! Come…

15/01/19

Applications are now open for the 2019-20 Primary Teaching for Mastery work groups. Closing date 22 March 2019. More info…

15/01/19

Wyndham are very proud to welcome Sonny and Shirley to our school all the way from Shanghai. It looks set to be an inc…

15/01/19

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13/01/19

We are finally en route back to Derby/Notts after a day of travelling.. still smiling! Can’t wait for 2 weeks of ‘talki…

11/01/19

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11/01/19

First session of our Lesson Design work group is underway! #TeachingforMastery #PrimaryMaths

09/01/19

Applications are now open for the 2019-20 Primary Teaching for Mastery work groups. Closing date 22 March 2019. Mor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

03/01/19

Don't miss out on the Great Midlands Maths Debate taking place on Saturday 2 February at Brockington College, Leics… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

24/12/18

Merry Christmas to you and yours from all of us at East Midlands West Maths Hub 🎅🎅🎅

12/12/18

‘I wouldn’t want the (mastery) training I’ve had to benefit only my school. It’s a real privilege to be able to share that with…

11/12/18

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10/12/18

Delighted to announce that bookings for our Y4 and Y2 Shanghai Showcase events are now open. For more information… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

10/12/18

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05/12/18

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05/12/18

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30/11/18

Our Mastery Specialists are ending wk 1 in China at Shanghai Primary-having an incredible time&have learnt so much… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…