Courses and Workshops

TEACHERS, when making your booking, please note that you need to send the invoice to your accounts person.

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There is a box for you to enter the email address of your accounts person and a box to enter your purchase order number.

You must advise us at least 24 hours before the course if you are not attending or you will still be required to pay.

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  • Friday 20 September

  • This is a full day course to train teacher aides who will be working to support students at NZC Levels 1 - 2 using the Numicon Intervention Programme and/or Big Ideas. Both of these programmes are a 12-week intervention or as required for the students run addition to regular class maths lessons. Course is at Ranui School, 16A Ranui Station Road, Ranui. A Maths Bag is included in the price. For further details, please contact us.
    Date: Fri 20 Sep 2019
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 10 October

  • Numicon is a proven maths approach for ALL students. The visual & kinaesthetic approach is very appealing to all students including students with special/high learning needs. This course is suitable for all teachers including SENCO's, teacher aides working with students at NZC Levels 1 - 4. It will cover what Numicon is and how to use it . Sarah Vink will present this course providing you with skills to support all students in learning Mathematics. All attendees receive a complimentary Maths Bag to use with their own students. Morning tea will be provided please bring your own lunch. This course is at Fairfield School, Sickles Street, Fairfield - register at odsa.org.nz under Events - $100 pax.
    Date: Thu 10 Oct 2019
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM
  • Thursday 14 November

  • This is a full day course to train teachers, SENCO's, RTLB's and TA's who will be working together to support students in Years 3 - 9 using the Numicon Intervention Programme and/or Big Ideas. If a teacher aide is going to use these programmes, the overseeing teacher or SENCO is required to attend as well. Both of these programmes are a 12-week intervention or as required for the students run addition to regular class maths lessons. A Maths Bag is included in the price. This Course will be held at the St Chads Centre, 38 St Johns Road, St Johns. For further details, please contact us.
    Date: Thu 14 Nov 2019
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Tuesday 17 March 2020

  • This one day training will look at the reasons why adults and children struggle with maths, both internal and external factors, with a focus on the impact of specific learning difficulties such as dyscalculia. Practical solutions will be explored to help children to overcome their barriers to learning including the effective use of concrete manipulatives, how to cope with maths anxiety and how to develop conceptual understanding through reasoning and development of mathematical language. The impact of dyslexia on Maths will also be covered. The sessions will be very hands on. You will be able to take away resources, activities and ideas to implement in your classrooms. Early Bird Prices exist - and for those who book 5 or more attendees you receive the special price of $225 (plus GST). Early bird closes 18 January. Late registration is $325 plus GST. Active SPELD members contact us for a discount.
    Date: Tue 17 Mar 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Wednesday 18 March 2020

  • This one day training will look at the reasons why adults and children struggle with maths, both internal and external factors, with a focus on the impact of specific learning difficulties such as dyscalculia. Practical solutions will be explored to help children to overcome their barriers to learning including the effective use of concrete manipulatives, how to cope with maths anxiety and how to develop conceptual understanding through reasoning and development of mathematical language. The impact of dyslexia on Maths will also be covered. The sessions will be very hands on. You will be able to take away resources, activities and ideas to implement in your classrooms. Early Bird Prices exist - and for those who book 5 or more attendees you receive the special price of $225 (plus GST). Early bird closes 18 January. Late registration is $325 plus GST. Active SPELD members contact us for a discount.
    Date: Wed 18 Mar 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 19 March 2020

  • This one day training will look at the reasons why adults and children struggle with maths, both internal and external factors, with a focus on the impact of specific learning difficulties such as dyscalculia. Practical solutions will be explored to help children to overcome their barriers to learning including the effective use of concrete manipulatives, how to cope with maths anxiety and how to develop conceptual understanding through reasoning and development of mathematical language. The impact of dyslexia on Maths will also be covered. The sessions will be very hands on. You will be able to take away resources, activities and ideas to implement in your classrooms. Early Bird Prices exist - and for those who book 5 or more attendees you receive the special price of $225 (plus GST). Early bird closes 18 January. Late registration is $325 plus GST. Active SPELD members contact us for a discount.
    Date: Thu 19 Mar 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Friday 20 March 2020

  • This one day training will look at the reasons why adults and children struggle with maths, both internal and external factors, with a focus on the impact of specific learning difficulties such as dyscalculia. Practical solutions will be explored to help children to overcome their barriers to learning including the effective use of concrete manipulatives, how to cope with maths anxiety and how to develop conceptual understanding through reasoning and development of mathematical language. The impact of dyslexia on Maths will also be covered. The sessions will be very hands on. You will be able to take away resources, activities and ideas to implement in your classrooms. Early Bird Prices exist - and for those who book 5 or more attendees you receive the special price of $225 (plus GST). Early bird closes 18 January. Late registration is $325 plus GST. Active SPELD members contact us for a discount.
    Date: Fri 20 Mar 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event