Using Technology to Develop Geometric Reasoning Skills
 


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Dec 27 - 30, 2013

Venue

Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development

Using Technology to Develop Geometric Reasoning Skills

A two-day interactive programme (Friday, December 27 and Monday, December 30, 2013)

Programme Highlights

  • Revisiting notions of geometrical reasoning skills
  • Development of an understanding of how geometrical reasoning skills can be promoted among students
  • Exploring different geometry concepts of the school’s curriculum
  • Use of a dynamic geometry computer software
  • Engagement in whole-class instruction, small-group and hands-on activities/ discussions, problem-solving and computer-based tasks

Programme Facilitator
Nusrat Fatima Rizvi holds a DPhil (Doctor of Philosophy) in Mathematics Education from University of Oxford, a Master of Education and Master of Art (by research) from Flinders University of South Australia. She is one of the founding members of the Mathematics Association of Pakistan. She teaches Mathematics Education and Education Processes
courses at the graduate level. Her research interests include exploring effective models of teaching and learning, curriculum development, mathematics teachers' subject matter and pedagogical content knowledge and their influence on students' learning, different orientations of mathematics curricula and their influence on students reasoning. 


Who should attend?
Mathematics teachers (Grades VI-X)


Timings
9:00 am—1:00 pm


Days/Dates
Friday, December 27 and
Monday, December 30, 2013


Venue
Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development (AKU-IED),
IED-PDC, 1-5/B-VII, F. B. Area,
Karimabad, Karachi, Pakistan


Charges
Rs. 2,500/- per participant, this includes materials, refreshments and certificates


Last date for registrations
December 16, 2013

Contact

Professional Development Centre,
Karachi (PDC, K).
Phone: 00 92 21 36347611-4 Ext. 8696
E-mail: ied.pdck@aku.edu

Organiser

​​​AKU-IED, Pakistan

Events are subject to change; please contact the organiser for details.

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