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Glasgow G1 4DF

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Margaret Ferguson

Margaret has 18 years of experience as a teacher of Mathematics and during this time she has taught most levels within the Maths curriculum including individualised learning systems and SCOTVEC modules. She has experience of teaching Standard Grade at Foundation, General & Credit level, Intermediate 1 & 2 and Higher Maths. She was heavily involved within her department in developing S1 – 3 Experiences & Outcomes, National 4, National 5 and Higher for Curriculum for Excellence. She authored the new National 5 and Higher Maths courses for SCHOLAR and continues to produce resources to support these levels. She has run many CPD courses with her authority and delivered workshops for SCHOLAR.

National 5 Mathematics
Monday 14th May 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course offers teachers new to National 5 Maths practical experience and ideas for implementing the course.  An overview of the course content and possible teaching strategies especially for the trickier areas of the course will be discussed. The opportunity to develop lesson content will be provided and there will be time to network and share good practice.


Higher Mathematics
Tuesday 15th May 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course oers teachers new to Higher Maths (or those who have not taught it for a while) practical experience and ideas for implementing the course. An overview of the course content will be given which will include identifying prior knowledge and the trickier parts of the course.

• The challenges for both teachers and pupils will be discussed and strengths and weaknesses
will be identied.
• Teaching methods and strategies will be addressed and the opportunity to develop lesson
content will be provided.
• There will be time to network and share ideas including good practice.
• It will provide an opportunity to discuss with colleagues the new changes for session 2018-19

Previous attendees commented:
‘Margaret was a great help and has really helped my condence with the higher course’
‘Margaret was lovely and put my mind at ease for the daunting prospect of teaching higher next year
and has given great advice - Thank you!’


Maths products available to purchase: National 5 Mathematics question bank

Courses available to all teachers:

Introduction to Pastoral Care/ Guidance/ Pupil Support - 18th May 2018

Preparing for Senior Managment - 22nd May 2018

Supporting a Probationer Teacher in your department/faculty - 23rd May 2018

Mindfulness for Students - 4th June 2018

Supporting Young Peoples Mental Health AND Understanding and responding to self-harm - Friday 15th June 2018

Mental Health First Aid - 26th October and 2nd November 2018

Supporting young people with ASD and ADHD in the classroom - 14th November 2018