Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

World Class Maths: Asian Teaching Practice

Macmillan Education

This online course was an introduction to Asian maths teaching practice for primary education. Topics covered included the key features of Asian classrooms and maths pedagogies; understanding three key principles (Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract approach, the Bar Model method and Shanghai’s Teaching with Variation) with a range of examples and tasks; and how to put these principles into practice by reflecting on how you could use them in your classroom.

4 weeks, 3 hours per week

Educators

Christian Bokhove

Associate Professor of Maths Education, Southampton Education School

Macmillan Education

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Summarise the key features of Asian maths classrooms and teaching methods
  • Reflect on your own maths education and your country’s national performance in maths compared with Asian countries
  • Model Asian teaching methods through staged tasks and exercises
  • Develop the expertise to put these methods into practice in your teaching

Syllabus

  • 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.

Issued on 17th January 2022

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Free online course:

World Class Maths: Asian Teaching Practice

Macmillan Education