Who we are

Welcome to the Sussex Maths Hub, led by St Paul’s Catholic College and St Richard’s Catholic College.

We have engaged all the Teaching Schools in our area to build a broad alliance of schools and colleges in all phases. Our named strategic partners include the following organisations:

  • Millais Teaching School Alliance
  • Blue Flag Teaching School Alliance
  • Newick Teaching School Alliance
  • Thrive Teaching School Alliance
  • East Sussex County Council
  • West Sussex County Council
  • Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Core Maths Support Programme
  • Further Maths Support Programme
  • University of Sussex
  • University of Brighton

The geographical area we aim to cover is all the local authorities in Sussex: East Sussex, Brighton and Hove and West Sussex. We welcome collaboration from schools and colleges within and beyond Sussex. We are committed to developing the professional learning of all teachers of mathematics with the aim of improving the attainment of mathematics learners. We have a lot of expertise within our hub of: supporting maths teaching and learning, developing maths leaders and providing strategic guidance for schools in need of specific support.

What we are doing

Our workgroups and areas of focus for 2016-17

The Sussex Maths Hub currently has 29 projects it is working on: a summary of those is listed below.

  • China-England research and innovation project (primary): Westdene primary School and Southover primary school
  • Teaching for Mastery specialists (primary): Westdene primary school and St Paul's Catholic College
  • Teaching for Mastery specialists (secondary): TBC
  • Developing and embedding mathematical reasoning at KS3 - St Philip Howard Catholic High School and Dorothy Stringer School
  • Level 3 coordination: St Paul's Catholic College, St Richard's Catholic College, CMSP, FMSP, Bexhill College
  • EEF Year 2 reasoning: Harting primary school and Ashurst Wood primary school
  • New and Aspiring secondary leaders course: Millais School
  • New and Aspiring primary leaders course:Debbie Streatfield and Faye Heath, WSCC
  • Aspiring maths SLE course: St Paul's Catholic College
  • PD Leads for primary and secondary: Pip Huyton
  • Outstanding Maths T.A course: Brighton & Hove City Council and Dorothy Stringer School
  • Developing the teaching quality of mathematical elements of Science, Geography, Computing and ICT: St Richard's Catholic College
  • Secondary transfer project: St Richard's Catholic College
  • Approaches to KS3 teaching: St Andrew's (CE) School for Boys, Worthing
  • Primary and secondary CPD: Debbie Streatfield and Faye Heath, Derek Huby
  • Peer tutoring for maths: St Richard's Catholic College
  • Early Years development programme: St Peter's Catholic Primary, Leatherhead
  • SEND: St Joseph's Specialist School & College, Cranleigh
Work Groups

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