5th National Dyscalculia & MLD Conference 2013

Provider: Learning Works
£260.00 + VAT

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Description **Early Bird and Group Discounts Available** This unique conference, now in its 5th year, brings together the worlds of research, maths teaching and SEN expertise. 3 keynote speakers, Dr Daniel Ansari, Dr Derek Haylock and Dr Ruth Trundley plus 3 breakout sessions, 6 streams, 11 workshop themes. This conference will provide you with cutting edge research and opportunities to engage with leading practitioners from schools, FE and HE institutions. Early Bird offer available till 21st December 2012
Duration 1 day
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Learning Works's website

http://www.dyscalculia-maths-difficulties.org.uk/
Categories Primary, Secondary, Higher, Teaching and Learning, Mathematics / Numeracy, Further education, 14-19, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Support Staff, Teaching staff, Learning Support, Pupil Support, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Non-practising teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Pupil mentor, Supply / Peripatetic teacher, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Teacher trainer, Personal Development, Work-life Balance, Assessment, Behaviour for Learning, Gifted and Talented, Inclusion, SEND, Subject Knowledge, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Delegates attending this conference will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about the latest developments in Dyscalculia and MLD research
  • Reflect upon the importance and use of pupil’s errors and misconceptions
  • Identify barriers to learning early mathematical concepts
  • Participate in a wide range of practical Maths and SEN workshops
  • Update yourself on Maths and SEN related resources
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Details

For all teachers of numeracy and maths, SENCos and Learning Support teachers, LA inclusion and numeracy support teams and Educational Psychologists.

Date: 27th June 2012

Time: 8.45am  - 4.30pm

Venue: Cumberland Hotel, London

Keynotes from:

  1. Dr Daniel Ansari - Disorders of the numerate brain: Developmental Dyscalculia & Mathematics Anxiety
  2. Dr Derek Haylock - Errors and Misconceptions
  3. Dr Ruth Trundley - Missing links – barriers to understanding early mathematics

 

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.