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“One Hour a Day” – Prioritizing Mathematics

“One Hour a Day” – Prioritizing Mathematics

Join Us for "One Hour a Day" – Prioritizing Mathematics Learning mathematics is essential in all aspects of life. Daily teaching, when coupled with a high-quality curriculum and evidence-informed practices, has been proven to significantly enhance student progress. In...

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Primary Statistics Day With Pip Arnold

Primary Statistics Day With Pip Arnold

Canterbury Mathematical Association invites you to a Primary Statistics Day  Exploring progressions with Dr Pip Arnold author of Statistical Investigations Friday 1st September 9am to 3pm Morning Tea and Lunch provided Free to all CMA members Register Here...

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Register now for Maths Week

Register now for Maths Week

Maths Week 2023 will be held between Monday 7 August and Friday 11 August. Last year, a design-a-logo competition was held for students (to mark the 25th anniversary of Maths Week). This year, an event is being held for teachers and home educators – to submit a topic...

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NZMO Round 1 2023 has started!

NZMO Round 1 2023 has started!

Problems have now been released. All solutions are to be submitted by 30th June. The problems: NZMO1 problems Submission form: NZMO1 submission form Please note that it is forbidden to discuss the problems until the official solutions are posted here. Typically this...

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NCEA and Curriculum Change Afternoon

NCEA and Curriculum Change Afternoon

CMA NCEA & Curriculum Change PLD afternoon When: Thursday 8th June 4:00 – 6:30 pm Location: Te Aratai College (formerly Linwood, 85 Aldwins Road) –  room TWA41 The aim of the day is to learn more about the NCEA Changes, NCEA Numeracy CAA, Course Design &...

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Primary Bitesize – All Things Cantamath

Primary Bitesize – All Things Cantamath

LINKS TO ALL THINGS CANTAMATH MATERIALS LINK TO Cantamath Presentation LINK to Choosing and Preparing Cantamath Teams   All things Cantamath Cantamath is a great opportunity for students to showcase their mathematical skills and creativity. Now is the time to start...

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NZAMT Conference Grants

NZAMT Conference Grants

The Canterbury Mathematical Association invite primary, intermediate, middle, area and secondary school teachers/kaiako to apply for a conference grant (up to $1200) to the 18th biennial NZAMT Conference. The conference will be held at Whangarei Boys' High School from...

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Have your day on NZC changes this week!

Have your day on NZC changes this week!

Thursday 4 May, 2023 4:00 - 5:30 pm Hagley College Staffroom The CMA Executive would like to invite you to a forum to discuss the Curriculum Refresh and Common Practice Model that the Ministry of Education released in March. With the all the other demands presently...

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Monthly Maths

Monthly Maths

Train to be A Maths Olympian! Monthly Maths Workshops The New Zealand Mathematical Olympiad Committee run monthly maths workshops' in various locations in New Zealand, including Christchurch. A maths workshop is a place for recreational mathematicians to meet and...

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Do you want to be a Maths Olympian?

Do you want to be a Maths Olympian?

The competition: This competition is run every year, and is open to all high schools students across New Zealand. We encourage everyone to enter - it doesn't matter if you are a seasoned pro or have never tried olympiad style problems before. The problems are designed...

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50th Celebrations for Cantamath!!

50th Celebrations for Cantamath!!

Can you believe that his will be the 50th running of Cantamath since 1972? We started something, something that has spread across New Zealand Aotearoa, but it started here in Canterbury and we celebrate that! 2023 Information 22nd & 23rd August. Tuesday morning -...

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Maths Week 2023

Maths Week 2023

Welcome to Maths Week 2023 Maths Week is free, and is available on-line to teachers, home educators, students and anyone else. Maths Week was established by the New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers in 1998.  It is a premier event in the school calendar. ...

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Year 12 Maths Competition

Year 12 Maths Competition

Year 12 Competition - Winter Tournament week (Week 7 Term 3) Burnside High School Gym Teams comprise 4 students who will work as two pairs of 2 students. Calculators may not be used - Each round (heats, repechage, final) will consist of ten questions.  

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Year 11 Casio Calculator Competition

Year 11 Casio Calculator Competition

Year 11 Casio Calculator Competition - Tuesday 30 May, 2023 (Note updated earlier time!) Note the slightly earlier date of Tuesday 30th May. Burnside High School Aurora Centre Green Room (like last year) 7pm for a 7:30pm start. Please email cmasecretary@gmail.com if...

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