Cornerstone Maths – get involved

Cornerstone Maths

Cornerstone Mathematics integrates information and communications technology  (ICT) into mathematics lessons to present key mathematical ideas using dynamic representations and simulations. Cornerstone Mathematics is intended for use by pupils in Key Stage 3, and is aligned with the new National Curriculum released in July 2013. Current units address hard-to-grasp concepts in linear function and geometric similarity, and upcoming units will address algebraic expressions and ratio.

Cornerstone Maths also makes extensive use of pupil collaborations to foster mathematics vocabulary development. Continuing professional development (CPD) is another key facet of the project. Schools currently using Cornerstone Maths report school-wide change in the way teachers approach mathematics education across grades and as a community.

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Cornerstone Maths

Sally Tippett

Sally was previously and ICT advisor for Staffordshire LA with responsibility for Emerging Technologies, ICT in Literacy, iPads and liaison with the managed services team. She is a highly experienced educator, having worked across the Key Stages in primary school and as a specialist teacher in an EBD school. Sally has written the Primary Computing Framework and works with many schools implementing the new curriculum and embedding mobile technologies.

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