Maths inclusion for students with learning difficulties

Maths inclusion for students with learning difficulties

Sat 22 Jun 2019 9:00am11:30am


Social Sciences Buidling #24
Campbell Road, UQ, St Lucia
room 302, Level 3

Registration: Due to limited places, please register by Friday 14 June 2019

The University of Queensland invites you to a practical workshop to assist teachers to include students with mathematics learning difficulties in primary and secondary classes. The workshop will present findings from research projects on mathematics education and Down syndrome with application to learners who are many years behind their age peers. Practical strategies for helping learners in an inclusive classroom will be shared. Interested parents are also welcome.

Presenter: Dr Rhonda Faragher is an internationally recognised expert in the mathematics education of learners with Down syndrome. She co-edited the book Educating Learners with Down Syndrome and recently prepared draft guidelines for the education of learners with Down syndrome for Down Syndrome International.

Date: Saturday 22 June 2019.

9:00am for 9:30am – 11:30am (coffee and light refreshments served) 

Venue: Room 302, Level 3, Social Sciences Building #24, Campbell Rd, UQ, St Lucia  

Cost: $50. Register here

Contact Dr Rhonda Faragher
School of Education

Free Parking and Directions
Entrance to UQ is via Sir Fred Schonell Drive. Parking is available on University Drive, Campbell Road or Mill Road car parks. A number of public transport options are also available. Parking is free on weekends.