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Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

Integrate world-class maths teaching methods into your own teaching practice

Get an introduction to Asian maths teaching methods for primary education, with this course from Macmillan Education and University of Southampton.

On this course, you’ll examine the key features of Asian maths teaching methods in greater depth, and put them into practice in your own classroom.

You’ll discover how to create your own lesson plans based on Asian maths teaching methods.

You’ll learn how to design mathematical tasks to develop your maths teaching professionally.

You’ll understand how to integrate Asian maths teaching methods into your own teaching practice.

What topics will you cover?

  • An overview of the key features of Asian classrooms and maths pedagogies.
  • Understanding established principles with a range of examples and practices from Singapore teaching methods, including the Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract approach and the Bar Model method.
  • Understanding another Asian principle, Shanghai’s Teaching with Variation, with a range of examples and practices.
  • Put these principles into practice with a range of exercises and tasks, and reflect on how you can use them in your classroom.

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for primary school teachers, school administrators and education policy makers, but may also be of interest to parents with children at primary school.

Who developed the course?

Macmillan Education

Macmillan Education is part of the Springer Nature group that includes nature, Scientific American and Springer, prestigious brands that have published ground-breaking research for over 150 years.