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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.

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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.


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.

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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.

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