Maths Week Workshops 2018

NALA and the ETBs are hosting a series of half-day numeracy workshops at different locations around the country: If you are interested in improving your numeracy teaching skills, why not book in to one or more of these workshops.

Workshop outlines: Maths Week 2018

Financial maths with percentages, interest rates and budgeting

Monday 15 October - 2pm to 5pm in Loughlinstown, Co Dublin. Facilitator, Tony Sweeney, Adult Numeracy Trainer

Location: Dublin and Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board, Training Centre Loughlinstown, Wyattville Road, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin
 

Incorporating everyday items and activities into numeracy teaching and learning (Level 2)

Tuesday 16 October - 1.30pm to 4.30pm in Dublin. Facilitator, Sorcha Moran, Numeracy Trainer and Tutor, Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB

Location: Dublin and Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board, No 1 Tuansgate, Belgard Square East, Tallaght, Dublin 24 X62W.

 

Practical tips and teaching strategies for teaching maths 

Thursday 18 October - 2pm to 4.30pm in Carlow. Facilitator, Mark Prendergast, Lecturer in Mathematics Education, Trinity College Dublin

Location: Carlow Adult Learning Centre, Tullow Road, Carlow, Co. Carlow
 

Fractions, percentages, interest rates and budgeting

Thursday 18 October - 2.30pm to 4.30pm in Mallow, Co. Cork. Facilitator, Niamh O’Meara, Lecturer in Mathematics Education, EPI STEM, University of Limerick

Location: Q Centre, IDA Industrial Estate, Lower Quartertown, Mallow, Co. Cork

 

Incorporating everyday items and activities into numeracy teaching and learning (Level 2)

Friday 19 October - 10.00am to 1pm in Ennis, Co. Clare. Facilitator, Sorcha Moran, Numeracy Trainer and Tutor, Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB

Location: Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board, Further Education and Training Centre (Room 23), Clonroad Campus, Clonroad Business Park, Ennis, Co. Clare.

 

Using technology in the numeracy classroom and problem-solving in numeracy (Level 3)

Friday 19 October - 10am to 1pm in DublinFacilitator, Mark Prendergast, Lecturer in Mathematics Education, Trinity College Dublin 

Location: Coláiste Dhulaigh College of Further Education, Barryscourt Road, Coolock, Dublin 17

 

Shape and space, measurement and trigonometry  

Friday 19 October - 10am to 12.30pm pm in Tralee,  Co. KerryFacilitator, Niamh O’Meara, Lecturer in Mathematics Education, EPI STEM, University of Limerick.

Location: Kerry Education and Training Board, The Conference Room, Training Centre (old FAS building), Monavalley, Tralee, Co. Kerry

 

Cost: There is no fee for attending these workshops. 

NALA membership: You don't have to be a NALA member to attend this event. However we would be delighted if you would consider joining if you are not already a member.