Friday, April 12, 2013

MAP Workshop titled "Diagnosing Children’s Errors in Mathematics" on Saturday, April 20, 2013

Dear Members,

On behalf of MAP Executive Committee, we would like to invite you for the MAP workshop to be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Kindly note the details of the session as follow:

Title:                      “Diagnosing Children’s Errors in Mathematics”
Workshop Objectives:           
- Identify different sources of children’s errors in Mathematics;
State some examples of children’s error in Mathematics;
- Discuss the importance of teachers’ role in understanding and addressing common misconception   among children in Mathematics.
Day/Date:              Saturday, April 20, 2013
Time:                     9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Venue:                   AKU-IED, Karimabad
Target Audience:  Primary/Secondary School Teacher
Facilitator:            Mr. Kalander Bux Memon, (MEd Student, AKU-IED) & Ms. Sahreen Chauhan, Coordinator, MAP

Please note that due to the scope of the topic, the workshop will cover mainly errors occur in place value or more broadly related to Number sense. Kindly do bring some real examples from your classroom teaching. This workshop would be a good platform to learn about the reasons- why children make errors and discuss your role (as teachers) to deal with such situation. 

We would like to iterate that in order to provide quality professional development to all valued members and to run this association effectively we need your full support and punctuality. Since seats for the session are limited, interested members are requested to kindly confirm their participation latest by Friday, April 19, 2013 at or or 36347611-14 / 36826991-4 Ext. 3203-3205 (Tuesday-Saturday between 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.), as this will facilitate us in organising the workshop effectively.

We look forward to your active participation in the workshop.