EMP MATHS Professional Development Course is a one day classroom course with 6 workshops for educators in primary and secondary education. Courses are provided to educators for in service advancement or recertification. Courses require classroom attendance. Students are actively involved in the course process through relevant materials, current research and professor contact. The courses will be supported through Moodle platform.

EMP MATHS course starts at 9.30 am on Saturday 21 November 2015 and ends at 6.00 p.m

Professional Development Certificate will be given by the Board of Experts of EMP MATHS Project with the credentials of EU Commission. EMP MATHS Professional Development Course is related to national curricula content and teaching strategies. The course is primarily designed for classroom teachers and school administrators and is part of the EU Commission continuing effort to provide lifelong learning opportunities for educational professionals throughout Europe. The Certificate is an acknowledgement of the extra effort to enhance the classroom learning environment and to improve professional skills and knowledge.

What you will learn

  • Why maths and music are so important to today’s curricula design and structure?
  • How to plan and organize for classroom success.
  • Practical skills and activities for motivating students.
  • Strategies for coping with team challenges.

Topics covered

  • Stages of math & music development .
  • Common team dysfunctions.
  • Effective communication.
  • Teaching strategies & techniques.

Markus Cslovjecsek, Chair of Music Pedagogy, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW, School of Teacher Education, Campus Brugg-Windisch, Switzerland
Jo Saunders, Lecturer in Music Education, Research Officer, Department of Culture, Communication and Media, UCL Institute of Education, University College London
Caroline Hilton, Lecturer in Primary Education, Department of Learning and Leadership UCL Institute of Education, University College London
Laia Viladot Vallverdú, Senior-Track Lecturer, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Departament de Didàctica de l'Expressió Musical, Plàstica i Corporal, Catalonia
Argyriou M., Geralis – Moschou K., Magaliou M., Kotsira E., Perakaki E., Sitotis G.: Expert Greek team, GAPMET
Chatzinakis O., Doukakis S., Kladas J., Panagopoulou T., Triantafyllou A, Vrontakis E.: Expert Greek team, PIERCE - The American College of Greece

Course fee: 30 euro (workshops, educational material, conference bag).
Official language: En & El
Target group: musicians, mathematicians, college students, educators, researchers.
Contact: If you have further questions or wish to register by phone, please call us at: 0030.6979.34.24.01 or contact us in This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



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