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Mathematical Association of Tasmania

Mathematical Association of Tasmania

Welcome to the Mathematical Association of Tasmania. This site contains valuable information about mathematics events and education in Tasmania for schools, teachers, parents and students (from Kindergarten to Grade 12), and for anyone interested in mathematics education in Tasmania.

The Mathematical Association of Tasmania (MAT) was founded in 1961 and is a non-profit, volunteer-run organisation supporting Mathematics Teachers from K-12. MAT aims to link teachers through association activities, our annual conference, and regular communication. Through our activities and services, we aim to promote mathematics education and support teachers in engaging their students in the learning of mathematics.

MAT is an affiliate of the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers (AAMT) and also of The Network of Education Associations in Tasmania (NEAT). We promote and support AAMT's vision of "a society of mathematically capable citizens who understand and value mathematics and its contribution to the lives of all Australians".

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Upcoming Events:

Results have been released for the MAT Problem Solving Competition!

Winners have been announced for the MAT Poster Competition!

 

September 14th: MAT Maths Relays (North-West [Secondary])

September 16th: MAT Maths Relays (North-West [Primary], North and South)

September 24th: Bursary applications due for MAV18: Teachers Creating Impact (Melbourne, conference run by MAV) - NEW!

September 26th: M. L. Urquhart Mathematics Competition (Statewide, Years 11 - 12) - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN!

October 16th (Hobart), 17th (Launceston), 18th (Ulverstone): AAMT Roadshow with Peter Sullivan - NEW!

October 28th: Solving Problems with Maths! (Burnie, Years 4 - 6)

November 3rd: Solving Problems with Maths! (Hobart, Years 4 - 6)

December 6th- 7th: MAV18: Teachers Creating Impact (Melbourne, conference run by the Mathematical Association of Victoria) - BURSARIES NOW AVAILABLE FOR MAT MEMBERS!

 

2019

January 6th - 19th: National Mathematics Summer School (NMSS) (Canberra, Year 11) - Applications have now closed

July 8th - 11th: AAMT Biennial Conference (Brisbane) - Bursaries will be offered to MAT Members

 

For more events, see our Calendar. We also regularly update our Facebook page.

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Can We Help?

MAT provides assistance to Institutional members. For example, we can support schools in facilitating maths expos, parent information sessions, setting up a school maths relay, workshops or other related maths support.

Please click on the link below and complete the attached "Can We Help?" form and forward it to lauren.beams@education.tas.gov.au

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  Proudly an affiliated association of the
 Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers

Mathematical Association of Tasmania

PO Box 5096
UTAS LPO, TAS 7005

Find us on Facebook. For more details about the association, please contact our president, Brett Stephenson, via email:

bstephenson@gyc.tas.edu.au

 

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Document 2017 MAT Conference Article 14
Document 2017 MAT Conference Article 14
Document 2017 MAT Poster Competition - What does infinity look like File 14
Document 2017 MAT Poster Competition - What does infinity look like File 14
Document AAMT Conference Flyer - July 2017 File 14
Document Activities Folder 14
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Document AmieAlbrecht Image 14
Document Calendar Folder 14
Document Competition Information - MAT Problem Solving Competition 2018 File 14
Document Competition Information - MAT Problem Solving Competition 2018 File 14
Document CONFERENCE CALL FOR PRESENTERS File 14
Document CONFERENCE CALL FOR PRESENTERS File 14