ARE YOU: •A beginning teacher? An experienced teacher? Somewhere in-between? •Teaching mathematics - at any level (F-12)? •New to teaching in the ACT? •An out-of-field teacher of mathematics? •Juggling the uncertainties and challenges of face-to-face teaching and on-line teaching as we begin the new school year? •Concerned about those challenging students? •Looking for exciting opportunities for your students? •Keen to make connections with other teachers? •Wondering how to support and inspire your colleagues? •Wondering how to learn more about best practice? •Seeking supportive and innovative professional learning opportunities? •Wondering about the best resources to use?
YOU ARE? Welcome to the Canberra Mathematical Association We are here to support all teachers of mathematics in the ACT and surrounding areas, from those who are focused on the Early Education years through to teachers responsible for Senior Secondary Mathematics. We provide: •a regular newsletter, Short Circuit •professional learning opportunities specific to the teaching of mathematics at all levels, F-12 •an annual conference •teacher identified workshops (on-line and face-to-face) •links to national and international resources and learning opportunities •affiliation to the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers (AAMT) For further information on Membership, go to(link) Planning for exciting workshops in 2022 is underway; please watch for further information.
Our Favourite Resources
Financial literacy for students in K - 12
great inquiry-based lessons from Australian teachers for K-12. Subscription required - but well worth it
SolveMe Mobiles a great resources for introductory algebra. Years 2-8.
excellent activities, tasks and ideas for all areas of maths K-12
reSolve – Maths by Inquiry 8 lessons for every year level from K-10 plus other challenging tasks
Jo Boaler's website of great ideas for inquiry into math
miniMaths 10 tasks for early learners to do in the environment. Pre K – Year 2