The Association of Mathematics Education Teachers
The Association of Mathematics Education Teachers

Join AMET - the voice for mathematics education teachers

Do you work in pre- or in-service teacher education? Does your interest lie with mathematics? If you would like the opportunity to share your practice and learn what others are doing then join us. 

 

AMET provides a community where members can network, share ideas and discuss issues, particularly in the context of new government and inspection initiatives. AMET run a series of webinars and an annual conference. Members receive email updates informing them of developments in the mathematics education world. Through AMET, members’ voices can be heard in national forums, such as the Joint Mathematics Council (JMC) and the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Teaching Profession.  

 

We are the voice for mathematics teacher education in the UK. Your joining us will increase our strength as representatives of the majority of those working in mathematics teacher education.

Social Justice Jamboard

During her webinar Balbir Kaur set up a Jamboard for us to share ideas about social justice and decolonising the mathematics curriculum in ITE. Please continue to contribute your ideas. 

https://jamboard.google.com/d/1OBJ58DOPrvkgylNJeDDUF99yjUb4rSNxk8p2DVIa6tY/viewer?f=1

National Numeracy Day 18th May 2022

National Numeracy Day brings together education providers, businesses and individuals to inspire everyone to have confidence in numeracy

 

What can you do?

 

 

Happy 25th Birthday NRICH!

The world needs more people who can think mathematically to solve its mounting problems. This is what drives the researchers behind NRICH, Cambridge’s flagship maths outreach project.

 

Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, NRICH spent the last two years in emergency rescue mode, helping learners in Covid-19 lockdown. At one point, its online resources (nrich.maths.org) were attracting over a million page views per week. With thousands of specially designed free online resources, NRICH is aimed at every stage of early years, primary and secondary school education and provides specialist training and notes for teachers to help them maximise their impact in the classroom.

 

In this newly released content, NRICH’s Director Dr Ems Lord reflects on the project’s origins, development and philosophy as a collaboration between researchers in the faculties of Maths and Education. With Mark Dawes, an experienced maths teacher at Comberton Village College, and Professors Colm-Cille Caulfield and Julia Gog, Lord also explains the difference between using maths to pass an exam and thinking like a mathematician to solve the problems we face in everyday life.

 

Article: https://www.cam.ac.uk/stories/counting-on-maths-nrich-at-25

Film: https://youtu.be/fTYTmEjQ3v0

Twitter: @nrichmaths @FacultyMaths @CamEdFac @Cambridge_Uni #ItTakesImagination

 

Want to join us?

If you'd like to become a member, please use our contact form.

AMET Joining Form
AMET Joining form 2021.docx
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News

Upcoming webinars

Wednesday 13th July 4 - 5 p.m. we will be sharing practice and positive Ofsted experiences. If you would like to contribute please contact us.

IIf there are any speakers or topics you would like featured in future webinars please let us know! 

 

Maths is More

AMET is supporting the group Maths is More in a series of webinars for teachers. The final one, So what's next? will be held on Wednesday 18th May, 4 - 5:15.

 

 

 

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