Today we visited Woodlands Ring Primary School in the north of Singapore – although we thought we were a large primary school, there are 1400 pupils at Woodlands (primary schools over here usually have between 1000-3000 pupils!) We spent the day with Lillian (The Principal) and her team exploring how mathematics is taught in her […]
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Amazing visit to Marine Bay Gardens. This is all built on reclaimed land! We climbed some tree and a mountain! Children Google it!
Today we visited the National Institute of Education Singapore. We spent the day with Dr Lee who informed us about the approach to teaching maths in Singapore. It was really interesting, deepening our understanding of the pedagogy and education research that underpins the teaching of maths. We had a session on heuristics, the practical method […]