TESpro links and references - 200112

20th January 2012 at 00:00
All the weblinks and references from the January 20 2012 edition of TESpro in one place

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What Europe can teach us about maths

Maths Education in Europe: Common Challenges and National Policies

http:eacea.ec.europa.eueducationeurydicedocumentsthematic_reports132EN.pdf

"Improving Learning in Maths" can be downloaded from the National Stem Centre www.nationalstemcentre.org.uk

National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics www.ncetm.org.uk

PRIMAS (Promoting Inquiry-based learning in Mathematics and Science Across Europe) has an international website here: http:www.primas-project.eu

The Bowland Charitable Trust commissioned professional development resources to support the teaching of Key Processes in Mathematics at Key Stage 3: http:www.bowlandmaths.org.uk

Books:

The Elephant in the Classroom: Helping Children Learn and Love Maths by Professor Jo Boaler (Souvenir press, 2010)

Shows

Matt Parker began Think Maths as an organisation which runs his activities in schools and trains other people to do them. http:www.think-maths.co.uk

Your Days Are Numbered: a comedy show about the Maths of Death by Matt Parker and Timandra Harkness, will be touring nationally from January to May.

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Apps for Good: http:appsforgood.org

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Tom Bennett's blog

http:behaviourguru.blogspot.com

To pose your questions to our behaviour experts, add a new thread here:www.tes.co.ukbehaviour

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Sexual harassment in schools

Race, class and emerging sexuality: teacher perceptions and sexual harassment in school, by Regina Rahimi and Delores Liston, is published in the December 2011 edition of the journal Gender and Education.

http:www.tandfonline.comdoiabs10.108009540253.2010.536143

Regina Rahimi, Armstrong Atlantic State University

http:www.education.armstrong.edumgseVitasrahimi.pdf

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To pose questions to the TESpro Career Clinic, visit: www.tes.co.ukcareerclinic

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To contact the editor of TESpro, email: michael.shaw@tes.co.uk

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