This site is managed by the Mathematical Association of New South Wales Incorporated (MANSW). MANSW provides support for Mathematics teachers K - 12 and encourages participation from tertiary educators to share their skills and expertise. The Primary Association for Mathematics (PAM) is the primary section of MANSW. Read more....

MANSW and PAM offer:

  • Professional learning for teachers.
  • Quality resources for teachers and students.
  • Opportunities for the exchange of ideas.
  • Activities to enrich student learning.
  • A representative voice for mathematics educators.

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  • 27th Apr 16
    Join the MANSW team

    Casual or Contract Presenters

    MANSW is keen to expand its professional learning program for primary and secondary teachers. We are looking for several enthusiastic and experienced presenters to join the MANSW professional learning team on a casual or contract basis.


  • 27th Apr 16
    Employment Opportunity - MANSW Executive Officer

    Permanent Position

    MANSW is looking for an experienced, reliable, organised and enthusiastic person to lead and manage the MANSW team of professional and administrative staff at a time when the organisation is expanding the range and delivery mode of services to members. 

  • 12th Apr 16
    Measuring Up: Problem Solving and Reasoning K-6

    Following on from the 2015 workshop, which focused on Number and Algebra, this one-day workshop will look at how the teaching and learning of the outcomes of the Working Mathematically strand can be addressed in conjunction with concepts from the Measurement and Geometry strand.

  • 1st Apr 16
    Wollongong Cluster K-6 Conference

    Mathematics Through the Looking Glass: Reflecting on Classroom Practice on Saturday 21 May 2016 at University of Wollongong.


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  • 28th Apr 16
    Fractions 1 - Understanding the models

    This first session focuses on the teaching and learning of fractions for real understanding and will examine the different models used to explain the concept of fractions. After examining the current research findings, participants will be provided with ideas for introducing fractions at the relevant Stage.
    Participants will examine the key features of each model and develop strategies that will help provide students with a deeper understanding of the model. They will also explore the links between these models and how fractions are talked about and recorded to assist their students to gain confidence in applying their numeracy skills.

  • 28th Apr 16
    Reasoning with Number K-6

    This four-session course is aimed at primary school teachers and leaders and focuses on the teaching and learning of fractions, place value and decimals for real understanding.

  • 4th May 16
    Mathematics Extension 1: Parametrics and Polynomials

    This professional learning activity comprises one session of the Mathematics Extension 1 Long Course and is designed for teachers with little or no past experience of teaching Stage 6 Mathematics Extension 1.

Mathematical Association of NSW Inc.
Tel: 02 9715 5800
Fax: 02 9715 5811

General enquiries: admin@mansw.nsw.edu.au
Members' comments and suggestions: contact@mansw.nsw.edu.au
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