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QA Glasgow Centre

Portland House

17 Renfield Street

Glasgow

G2 5AH

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Maths Week Scotland runs from 30 September - 6 October 2019. It is a celebration of the importance of maths in our everyday lives. Events and activities will take place across Scotland and will help young people find out about the maths in everything from solar flares to robots.

Education Scotland is pleased to deliver "Putting the M in STEM " for STEM Ambassadors to give you more information on Maths Week, ideas for activities to run in schools and communty groups as well as signposting you to resources available.

This session will take place in QA Consulting Rooms at 17 Renfield St, Glasgow City Centre and the session outline is as follows:

  • Welcome and introductions

  • Building STEM capital activity

  • Overview of numeracy and mathematics curriculum

  • Example of pupil activity

  • Case study

  • Maths in your job - discussion/planning

  • Maths Week Scotland info

  • Feedback and questions


Venue details:

This training will take place in QA Consulting Rooms - https://www.qa.com/course-catalogue/locations/qa-glasgow-centre-qa_810/

There is no parking at this training centre, but the rooms are a short walk from both Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street station, as well as bus routes. There is an NCP round the corner on Mitchell Street: https://www.ncp.co.uk/find-a-car-park/car-parks/glasgow-mitchell-street/ or at St Enoch Centre.

On arrival, please sign in at reception on Level 1 and then proceed to Level 3 for the training session. Only STEM Ambassadors who have registered for a ticket will be allowed into this event.


Similar sessions will be run by Education Scotland across Scotland to enable STEM Ambassadors to participate in Maths Week activities, regardless of your location.

In our area, we will also be running a Maths Week session in Belmont Academy in Ayr on 27 August if this suits you better. Register your interest in the Ayr event here - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/stem-ambassadors-supporting-maths-weeks-activities-27th-august-2019-ayrshire-tickets-63328319709



If you have any questions on this event, or would like to hear about other training sessions on offer, please contact us at stem-ambassadors@glasgow.ac.uk



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Portland House

17 Renfield Street

Glasgow

G2 5AH

United Kingdom

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