* Mathematical ideas and activities for the primary and secondary classroom will be demonstrated at a conference organised by the Association of Teachers of Mathematics at Gosforth High School, Newcastle upon Tyne, on October 16. Sessions will include the 24 Game, tiling, software for the maths classroom, problem-posing and a Crystal Maze for the classroom. Fee: pound;30, pound;20 members. Details: ATM, 7 Shaftesbury Street, Derby DE23 8YB. Tel: 01332 346599; e-mail: email@example.com * Mathematical Dreams and Visions is the theme of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics' annual conference at Westminster College, Oxford, April 17-20. The programme includes seminars given by representatives from the National Numeracy Strategy and Teacher Training Agency. Details as above.
* The Mathematical Association's annual conference will be held at Exeter University, April 15-18. Speakers include Professor Ross Sutherland, Ruth Merttens (co-director of the Hamilton Maths and Reading Project) and Professor Ted Wragg from Exeter University. A branches day will be held at the MA's premises at 259 London Road, Leicester, in November. Details: Marcia Murray, 259 London Road, Leicester LE2 3BE. Tel: 0116 221 0013.