“…I think your consultation service was fantastic. I was really pleased with our meeting and the document you provided me.”
– Parris, Learning and Engagement Officer at Glencoe Folk Museum.
Tags: consultation, mathematics, online, resource creation, STEM, training, workshop
“It includes a mixture of original and replica fossils with interpretation cards for each one, and a set of activity suggestions to help students make the most of the opportunities to explore planet Earth before humanity existed.”
Tags: Catherine Holden, education, Kate Travers, mathematics, museums, science, STEM
“I don’t know what it means, but “Maamatiec mate” is a phrase that was disappointingly absent from my own mathematics education.”
Tags: digital, mathematics
“Tom’s presentation was really useful to get you thinking outside of the box. I don’t feel too comfortable with maths abilities but this session showed that you can apply it to your site and collections in really engaging, fun ways.”
– Maths in Museums training attendee
Tags: mathematics, museums, talk, training
“I had long entertained an idea of some sort of “codebreaker training course” accessible to people who were interested in finding more about how codes and ciphers work, but who did not necessarily see themselves as a ‘maths person’.”
Tags: cryptography, mathematics, teaching, workshop
“…an eye-opener and really helped show the fun & usefulness of trig!”
– Parent of Participant in The Mathematics of Measuring the Solar System.
Tags: course, mathematics, online, PPUK, STEM, workshop
“OK: hands up everyone who at some point during the last teaching year has heard the question above from a student in one of their classes?”
Tags: education, mathematics, teaching, writing
My first assignment for my MA in Education (module: International Perspectives on Education) was to produce an infographic looking at an aspect of education in another country. See the result here!
Tags: academic, education, MA, mathematics, research, study, teaching
In December 2020 I wrote and delivered a Christmas-themed online workshop for Potential Plus UK.
Tags: Christmas, mathematics, online, PPUK, seasonal