December 2018: What’s News in Education
Fraction wars, philosophical wars, photo-bombing teachers, incredible data displays and much more. Want to stay up to date with the latest education news? Click here. SOURCE: Carla Dawson Mathematics Education Want to bring strategic thinking into artithmetic? Check out these ideas: Meet Mr Nik’s Bullseye Challenge: when arithmetic meets target practice. From Open Middle: Using the digits 1 to 9, at […]
November 2018: What’s News in Education
Maddeningly delicious geometry, a mathematical gut-check, the moons of moons and more. Mathematics Education Catriona Shearer and Ben Orlin bring us some maddeningly delicious geometry… if you dare! And while I’m at it, check out this set of intriguing shape dissectors from Alex Bellos to puzzle over. Can you cut the shape below into two identical parts using one […]
October 2018: What’s News in Education
Mathematical memories, pedagogical perspectives, inspiring schools designs and more. Maths Education What's your earliest mathematical memory? Here's mine: I knew $0.25 + $0.25 was $0.50, so I proudly inferred that $0.24 + $0.24 was $0.49. My teacher told me it was $0.48, and explained why. "Huh," I thought. "This math stuff is subtler than I thought." […]
Maths Pathway selected to be part of the HundrED Innovation Spotlight!
Exciting news! Maths Pathway has been selected from a group of amazing applicants to be part of the first HundrED Victorian Spotlight. We’re one of 10 innovative education products that will be part of a travelling showcase around Australia, during which HundrED will share the amazing results Maths Pathway partner schools are achieving. We hope […]
September 2018: What’s News in Education
Mathematical puzzles and photos galore, the missing right to literacy, what school exams do and don’t mean, and more. Maths Education This listing of maths puzzles isn’t new, but it’s brilliant — and updated regularly. Thank you Jeremy Hughes! Looking for some maths photo inspiration to drive number talks, unit chats or other mathematically thought-provoking discussions? Check out #mathphoto18 (and all the fun […]
August 2018: What’s News in Education
The truth about effect sizes, new hurdles for teachers and principals, Chinese super-classes, an Aussie Fields Medallist and more.
Maths Pathway honoured as Best For Customers
Today, Maths Pathway was recognised as being among the companies creating the most positive overall impact on its customers based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab.
June 2018: What’s News in Education
The educational benefits of confusion, confusion about tests, budget promises and an Ultranet announcement.
Seeing the return on 1:1 devices in your school
When used effectively and in a purposeful manner, technology can empower teachers to deliver high quality, modern education that suits each and every one of their students.
The results are in: over 200 schools are already using key strategies recommended by Gonski 2.0
Gonski 2.0 —the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools— was familiar reading to over 200 pioneering Australian schools, who have been using a Learning and Teaching Model already aligned to a large number of the recommendations within the report.