Key Stage 2 Development Programme

The workgroup proved extremely popular and we were able to support 9 Key Stage 2 teachers from primary schools across the North East region.  

This Work Group has been completed

Work Group Summary

The aim of this workgroup is to improve the quality of teaching in primary schools and as a result raise attainment, as well as obtaining a secure understanding of the new mathematical framework.

Who will be leading the group?

Wendy Mitcheson, North Tyneside Learning Trust supported by Pauline Braviner, Gateshead Council Maths Advisor

Who is it for?

This workgroup is intended for teachers working in Years 3, 4 or 5.

What are the intended outcomes?


Teachers will be given an opportunity to reflect and develop skills in the teaching of mathematics, with a specific focus on algorithms.  During the sessions there will be opportunities to:-

What will it involve?

The programme is delivered over 1 full day and 2 half day sessions throughout the term.  These sessions will be supported by three 1-hour twilight sessions.  The content is delivered using presentations, interactive activities and reflection.

What is the cost?

No cost

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