Early Years Specialist Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics 2021-22
This project is designed to support Early Years teachers in developing specialist knowledge for teaching mathematics, thus enabling them to understand, teach and support pupils with their mathematics across the provision.
A large-scale nationwide programme for teachers of pupils in Reception, Year 1 and
Year 2, designed to help children embed good number sense.
Mastering Number is a new programme offered in 2021/22 by the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM) and the Maths Hubs Network. It aims to develop solid number sense, including fluency and flexibility
with number facts, which will have a lasting impact on future learning for all children. It also involves high quality professional development for teachers.