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Conference News : 23/03/2015
More Mist, Haze and Shutters - Dyscalculia in FE/HE

Event Date: Wed 15th April, 2015

Stewart Mason Building, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK

"Following “Mist, Haze and Shutters: Dyscalculia in FE/HE” held at Loughborough University in April 2013, a similar one day conference will be held on Wednesday 15th April 2015. The focus will again be the FE/HE strand and the conference will explore mathematical learning difficulties associated with dyscalculia and other neurodiversities such as dyspraxia and dyslexia.

Speakers:
Professor Steve Chinn (Visiting Professor, University of Derby)
Michelle Cowan (Academic Lead for Disability and Dyslexia, Department of Health Sciences, University of Southampton)

There will also be a range of parallel workshop sessions and some case studies

  • A. Dyscalculic Identities, Simon Drew (Loughborough University)
  • B. Talking Maths: how can technology help with reading and understanding maths notation? Abi James (University of Southampton
  • C. More than a Maths Teacher, Pam Philby (New College Nottingham)
  • D. Dyscalculia: a student’s view, Hilary Maddocks, (Loughborough University)
  • E. The 3 C’s in Maths: Curiosity, Creativity and Collaboration, Judy Hornigold (Independent Consultant

Case Studies: Ivan Newman and Katie Carpani

Cost £150
All rooms have disabled access and disabled car parking is available

Further details and booking https://store.lboro.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?compid=1&modid=2&catid=118
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