ITT Conference

April 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 3:45 pm
Carrs Lane Conference Centre
The Church at Carrs Lane
Carrs Lane, Birmingham
B4 7SX
Lunch is provided
West Midlands Maths Hubs


The West Midlands Maths Hubs would like to invite you to their first ITT Providers Conference at Carrs Lane Conference Centre, Birmingham B4 7SX on Tuesday 21st April 2020.

Bringing together ITT providers across all phases, Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Post-16, within the West Midlands, to discuss maths teacher training provision and explore the new FREE mastery materials from the NCETM.

There will be Keynotes from
Alun Williams (Secondary Maths HMI) – OFSTED New ITT Framework and
Mark Avis (Director of Maths, Aspire Education Trust) – Choosing a carrier bag: Understanding and using evidence from the very beginning .

Morning session Primary only—Modules for ITT primary with a focus on coherence –
Viv Lloyd and Elizabeth Lambert
Morning Workshops—Secondary Only
Dr John Thornby Models of Subject Knowledge and the Case for SKE – University of Warwick
Dr Sally Bamber Collaborative lesson research with Mathematics ITE students – University of Chester
Kate Dale Discussing curriculum content for maths ITT— Staffordshire University
Afternoon session Secondary only—NCETM Secondary Teaching for Mastery PD Materials— Steve Lomax
Afternoon Workshops—Primary Only
Dr Kirsty Wilson The role of doing mathematics for themselves in developing student teachers’ – University of Birmingham
Dr Pinky Jain Developing reasoning through talk in Primary –
Worcester University
Andy Hutchinson Fundamental English and Maths for ITT Providers – Models of Practice—University of Wolverhampton