Mathematical Association of Tasmania

PO Box 5096

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Student Activities

MAT aims to support teachers in their teaching of mathematics by providing a combination of engaging and challenging mathematics activities for students. In addition to National maths day, and National literacy and numeracy week, MAT conducts a number of student activities unique to Tasmania.

MAT Mathematics Relays

MAT Problem Solving Competition

MAT Poster Competition

ML Urquhart Mathematics Competition

National Mathematics Summer School (NMSS)

Solving Problems with Maths! (Student Workshops)

Professional Learning

Professional Learning 2018

April 17th: '"Functional" Mathematics in an Electronic Age - What Should We Teach?' by Dr. Rhonda Faragher (Public Lecture, Launceston, run by UTAS)

May 24th: Applications for bursaries to the ATSIMA Conference 2018 due

July 10th - 13th: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mathematics Alliance (ATSIMA) Conference 2018 (run by ATSIMA)

August 17th - 18th: MAT Conference 2018: Take a Chance on Maths

More professional learning events coming soon!

Classroom Tasks

Classroom tasks from previous years' National Mathematics Day are available here for you to use in your classroom and there are several great websites with classroom resources listed under our Links page.