Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Supporting Mathematics Teaching – 2018 webinar series



Over the past two years we have supported well over 100 schools around Australia with excellent online learning, targeted to what teachers need.  Our partnership data shows that schools who participated had double the student growth of those who did … READ MORE

What Back to Front Maths is all about and why I can’t market it



I have been struggling recently to understand why I find it so difficult to even contemplate marketing Back to Front Maths.  I have finally worked out that my issue with marketing is that I fundamentally don’t believe that Back to … READ MORE

Partnership Training Opportunities



Partnership Training and Resourcing for a full year for up to 40 teachers: Following several highly-successful projects in SA Partnerships, we are increasingly being asked to run training for full-year projects as well as advanced training for Partnership Numeracy Coordinators … READ MORE

Interventions series



Looking for the resources that go with this series?  Click here It can be incredibly frustrating to us as teachers when we spend time teaching a concept only to find that the students don’t seem to have understood any of … READ MORE

My favourite maths teaching moment wasn’t in maths!



By Tierney Kennedy  What is your favourite maths teaching moment?  One where you know that you made a life-changing difference?  My all-time favourite maths teaching moment was with a boy named “Rick”, and wasn’t actually in a maths class at … READ MORE

DVDs showing Tierney teaching in real classrooms now available!



In our most exciting news yet, we now have a DVD set showing Tierney Kennedy teaching eight Back to Front Maths lessons in real classrooms! See how to use problem-based teaching to diagnose and confront misconceptions, leading the students to … READ MORE

National numeracy week activities to do at home with your kids



By Tierney Kennedy author of Back-to-Front Maths National literacy and numeracy week is a great way to reflect on what we as parents can do at home to help our kids.  Mathematics is often the subject that most parents tend … READ MORE

Newly trained Facilitators



Hi to all newly trained Facilitators!  It has been exciting to train so many of you over the past few months.  This page has been designed especially for you, to put together some of the things that we went through … READ MORE

Testimonials and Feedback



We have been fortunate to work with a vast number of schools and individual teachers over the years as we have developed our resources and professional development services. The extremely positive feedback we have received has been most encouraging. Here … READ MORE

Resources for C2C units



Education Queensland has widely publicised that the C2C units should be implemented flexibly.  Back-to-Front Maths has been included on resource list for Higher-order thinking and problem-solving.  By clicking on the link below, subscribers can download resources to supplement C2C with … READ MORE