Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course

Morris Needleman
Preparing teachers for the more difficult material in Unit 2 HSC mathematics; strategies for maximising HSC performance & useful teacher resources for the classroom.
Target Audience
This course is suitable for all Secondary Mathematics teachers.
136 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This course will prepare teachers for teaching the harder material in the 2 unit mathematics HSC component of the course. Difficult material from the course will be presented and taught to the attendees. Assessment task preparation will be discussed. Strategies to maximise HSC performance will be revealed. Teachers will receive a variety of resources which they can use to teach several of the more difficult topics from this course. As a result of attending this course teachers can tackle teaching 2 unit mathematics and the calculus components with much more confidence. This course would also suit schools and teachers who are seeking to improve their students' results in HSC Mathematics.

Audience

This course is suitable for all Secondary Mathematics teachers.

Available Delivery Formats

This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now 14/11/2017 Sydney CBD Places available $344 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course

5 hours

What To Bring

A calculator

User Rating

4.7

Latest Reviews

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Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Alison Irvine on 16/03/2017

Revise the context before the course to get the most out of it

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Sarah Johnston on 16/03/2017
Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Stephen Thompson on 16/03/2017
Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Dominic Hoang on 16/03/2017

Excellent course and presentation.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Jessica Davis on 16/03/2017

I enjoyed that we get to do the questions and come across problems student might encounter.Also practical/visual demos.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
21/11/2016

Instead of just solving problems, it would be more helpful to go through the process on how to present it to our students.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Henry Lu on 21/11/2016

The contents are very useful and large volumes of resources were provided.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
21/11/2016

Very good examples, tips and resources. The presenter is very knowledgeable and was able to explain and guide the audience.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
21/11/2016

I wasn’t expecting to solve so many questions, I thought there would be more hints, what to teach, etc. Appreciate email address and USB.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
21/11/2016

Great resources.Good opportunity to revisit harder 2 unit topics. It would be great to get more general comments on each topic of 1.common misconceptions 2.what to look out for as common weak areas.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by David Luo on 21/11/2016

Great hand picked range of questions.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Matt Dawson on 21/11/2016

It was very well presented, great content, top all round.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Brendan O'Neill on 16/11/2015

Excellent information/ resources.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
16/11/2015

Content and presentation was good. However more activities would be good (group work?)

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
16/11/2015

Great - informative and informal. Very interesting.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
16/11/2015

Good use of geogebra. Move board closer to people.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Lisa Scott on 16/11/2015

Useful information. Good opportunity to network.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by Nina Thomas on 16/11/2015

I was hoping for tips on setting exams and marking. We didn’t cover this.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
by David Kennedy on 16/11/2015

Well presented with plenty of resources. Realistically, this could be a 2-5 day course.

Preparing to Teach 2 Unit Mathematics HSC Course
16/11/2015

Very good intro to the course content. Loved the interaction in class demonstrations.


About the team


Morris Needleman

Creator

Morris has previously occupied the position of Head of Mathematics and Mathematics Technology at Reddam House, Kincoppal Rose Bay and The Emanuel School in Sydney. Qualified with an M.A. in pure mathematics and a B. Ed. (maths), Morris has experience teaching in a wide variety of schools and has delivered many professional development courses for mathematics teachers both in Australia and overseas. Morris was recognised in 2006 with an Outstanding National Achievement for Excellence by a Teacher the National Awards for Quality Schooling. Morris has also been designated by Apple as a Distinguished Educator.