National Primary Mastery Programme

Primary Mathematics Teaching for Mastery Work Groups

In 2017-18, all Maths Hubs will be running primary mathematics Teaching for Mastery Work Groups led by Mastery Specialists. Each Maths Hub have recruited schools for up to eight Work Groups, each involving six or seven schools.

The Work Group activity will include:

  • Each school identifying two teachers to lead developments within their school
  • The two teachers working together with the Mastery Specialist and teachers from the other Work Group schools in half-termly Teacher Research Group (TRG) meetings and through an online community
  • Each school receiving a termly support visit from the Mastery Specialist to observe teaching, support in-school TRGs, and work with the lead teachers and head teacher
  • The head teacher working with the Maths Hub leadership and other Work Group school head teachers to develop whole school policies and structures to support teaching for mastery
  • The lead teachers, supported by the head teacher, working with colleagues to develop teaching for mastery approaches in the classroom, supported by professional development activity including TRG methods

The programme will be delivered through the Mastery Specialist’s schools:

  • Chiiltern Primary School
  • Wansbeck Primary School
  • Broadacre Primary School
  • Swillington Primary School
  • Tankersley St. Peter’s Primary School
  • Holy Rosary and St Anne’s Catholic Primary School

Recruiting Now!

Primary Mathematics Teaching for Mastery Work Groups Information and Application (2018-20)

In 2018-19, all Maths Hubs will be running primary mathematics Teaching for Mastery Work Groups led by Mastery Specialists. This programme is for schools who have a commitment to developing a teaching for mastery approach.

Although the participation involves two teachers attending events outside of the school it is expected that these two teachers lead development across the whole school. Each Maths Hub is now seeking to recruit schools for Work Groups, each involving six or seven schools.

The below document gives information about the Work Groups and how schools can apply to be involved. The closing date for application is Monday 10th September 2018, 12pm. – Please send to yhmathshub@outwood.com

TRG Testimonials

  • Parkside Primary TRG

    It is both a help and an inspiration to observe you teaching across the different Primary Year groups.

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Questions and Comments

If you have any further questions, please email them to yhmathshub@outwood.com

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As part of our role in leading the Yorkshire and the Humber Maths Hub, we collect and hold a certain amount of data about individuals involved in our work. The data includes name, role (with respect to hub work), school, email address, NCETM username and (in some cases) telephone number. The agreement between us and the Department of Education requires us to monitor and evaluate our work as a Maths Hub, and this is the legal basis for the data that we hold, on, for example, participation in the Work Groups that we coordinate. Such data is reported on a regular basis to the NCETM.

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