Mathematical Association of Tasmania

PO Box 5096
UTAS LPO, TAS 7005

Find us on Facebook. For more details about the association, please contact our president, Brett Stephenson, via email:

bstephenson@gyc.tas.edu.au

2021 Conference

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The 2021 MAT conference will be at the St. Michael's Collegiate senior campus in Hobart on 3-4 September, (Friday and Saturday).

Book your ticket(s) at:

MAT Conference 2021 Tickets, Fri 03/09/2021 at 9:00 am | Eventbrite

 

 

The Mathematics Association of Tasmania 2021 Conference: Inspiring Agents of Change  

The 2021 MAT conference offers inspiring professional learning for teachers (K - 12) in an immersive day of workshops, key-note speeches, trade stalls, networking an sharing of ideas, on Saturday 4 September. The future of the Australian Curriculum and recent revisions will be explored in detail with Rachael Whitney-Smith (ACARA Mathematics Lead), including what the application of the key considerations might look like in the classroom at both primary and secondary level. On Friday night, Bruce Stack will deliver a keynote address on the role of teachers as agents of change in our community. 

On Friday 3 September, MAT is running an Early Career Day, inviting new mathematics educators to a comprehensive day of hands-on learning and exploration of innovative practices.

 

 

Friday 3 September - Early Career Teacher's Day

  9am - 4pm: Hands-on workshops

Friday 3 September - Conference

  5pm - 6.30pm: Keynote speech by Bruce Stack

  7.30pm onwards: Dinner at the Duke (192 Macquarie St.)

Saturday 4 September - Conference

  9am - 4pm:

  Keynote speech by Rachael Whitney-Smith (ACARA Mathematics Lead)

  Hands-on workshops, trade stalls, networking

 

Ticket Prices

Book your ticket(s) at:

MAT Conference 2021 Tickets, Fri 03/09/2021 at 9:00 am | Eventbrite

Ticket Type Member* Price Non-Member Price
 Early Career Day  $50 $100
 Friday & Saturday with dinner  $150 $250
 Friday & Saturday without dinner $150 $200
 Student Rate for Saturday Conference $30 $50 (includes membership)
 Saturday Only  $100 $150

*You are a member if you work for an institution that has MAT membership or if you have purchased individual membership. 

 

Are you a teacher in a rural or remote school?

MAT offers bursaries covering some of the travel or accommodation costs, as well as waived conference fees for teachers working in rural and remote schools.

 

Apply for a bursary by expression of interest to:

MAT President - Brett Stephenson (bstephenson@gyc.tas.edu.au)

MAT Treasurer – Andrew Court (andrew.court@education.tas.gov.au)

 

Are you interested in running a session at the 2021 MAT conference?

Note that approved presenters are offered a discounted rate for the conference.

Submissions due by July 30.

Fill in the form here.

 

Are you interested in holding a trade stall?

Contact Birsin Reynolds (infinitemathsbr@gmail.com)