Education Day

London Mathematical Society Education Day

In association with HoDoMS, the Education Committee of the LMS is held one of its periodic Education Days on Tuesday May 24th 2016.

The agenda and presentation slides from the day are below.

Agenda:

11.00am - Coffee and registration

 

11.30amAssessment practices and learning mathematics – Dr Jane White, University of Bath and Dr Paola Iannone, Loughborough University

Presentation slides - Jane White

Presentation slides Paola Iannone

12.45pm - Lunch

  

1.45pmThe Flipped Classroom – Dr Kevin Houston, University of Leeds and Dr Mike Robinson, Sheffield Hallam University

Presentation Slides - Kevin Houston

Presentation Slides - Mike Robinson - Class Quotes - Video Quotes - Overall Quotes

3.00pm - Break

 

3.15pm TEF, QA and all that: can we make it work for Mathematics? – Professor Alice Rogers, KCL and Professor Peter Giblin, University of Liverpool

Presentation slides

Some useful links:

The White Paper of May 2016 can be found at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/higher-education-success-as-a-knowledge-economy-white-paper

Green paper of November 2015
 

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/higher-education-teaching-excellence-social-mobility-and-student-choice

The summary of Green Paper responses can be found at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/higher-education-teaching-excellence-social-mobility-and-student-choice

LMS Response: 

https://www.lms.ac.uk/sites/lms.ac.uk/files/LMSresponse_BISgreenpapercon... 

IMA Response: 

http://www.ima.org.uk/_db/_documents/IMA%20response%20to%20BIS%20Consult... 

 

4.30pm - Tea and departure

 

Each session will include discussion, and points made will be followed up by the Education Committee where possible.