Saturday, April 30, 2016

Academic Activities 2016



Chiangmai University in Thailand in January 2016
- I taught a one-day course on reporting academic research in mathematics education, attended by graduate students.

Chinese University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong in March 2016
- I taught part of a course on curriculum and assessment reforms, a course for graduate students.
- I led a seminar on mathematics education in Singapore for faculty members and students.


Conference | Minnesota Council for Teachers of Mathematics MCTM Spring Mathematics Conference 2016

I presented one of the two keynote lectures at this conference alongside Diane Briars, the current NCTM President and a past NCSM President.

I opened with Improving Instructional Practices in Mathematics Classroom - Lessons from Research and she closed with From Principles to Action - High Leverage Implementation Actions.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Course by Yeap Ban Har | September 2016

World Association for Lesson Studies | Exeter 3.4.5 September 
I will be attending this conference as a member of WALS Council.

Curaçao 
I will be conducting a series of seminars for the first time in Curaçao on 7.8.9 September.
Details to come 

Ministry of Education Norway | Oslo
I will run a series of courses in Oslo on 12.13.14 September.


Course by Yeap Ban Har | August 2016

SIM University | Singapore
I am teaching one bachelor-level course on creative, critical and reflective thinking which runs from late July to September.

Greg Tang | Seattle 
On 8-9 August, I will co-teach a two-day institute in Seattle. 
See gregtang.com

Rex Bookstore | Manila
13 August
Details to come




Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Course by Yeap Ban Har | June 2016

Summer Courses in U.S.
m4thodology | Jacksonville FL
A series of two-day courses for K-2, 3-5 and 6-10 teachers. This is the fourth time I am teaching this with Sarah Schaefer. 
Enquire at sarahschaef@gmail.com

Singapore Math Academy | Kuala Lumpur
A group of enrichment centres owners have requested for a two-day course for the teachers at their centres. 4.5 June

Stockholm
I am teaching a series of courses for teachers in Sweden. 15.16.17 June

One-day introductory institute at Natur & Kultur’s conference hall in Stockholm (9 am to 1 pm) to introduce Singapore Maths to school leaders and K-6 teachers.

This session will run on 15.16 June.

On 17 June, I will teach a full-day course for teachers who have already attended an introductory course with local speakers. 

Maths - No Problem | London 
See Maths - No Problem! website




Sunday, January 24, 2016

Course by Yeap Ban Har | May 2016



3R Teacher Training | New Rochelle
This is a public event. It comprises of two days for elementary teachers and one day for teachers in Grades 6-8. Registration information is available here.

Easton-Redding School District | Connecticut
I will conduct open lessons which serve as a platform for professional conversation and learning.

Maths - No Problem! | London 
I will speaking at the The Confident Mathematics Teacher conference to be held at Kings Place on 13 May. Register here

Maths - No Problem! | Manchester
This is the signature three-day course to be held in a school in Altrincham, Cheshire near Manchester.
Maths - No Problem! | Ellesmere Port
This is a newly-crafted advanced course on fractions to be held at Ellesmere Port near Liverpool.
Victory Christian International School | Manila 
I will be working with the mathematics team to strengthen their mathematics program. 

MOE Kindergartens | Singapore
I will be conducting a one-day course on differentiated instruction in early numeracy.This is organised by Pre-School Education of the Singapore Ministry of Education. This is happening on 31 May.


Courses by Yeap Ban Har | April 2016


Other than running three sessions for parents in Pathlight School on various topics in mathematics and sciences, I will be teaching in several school districts as well as a state conference. I am also facilitating several sessions when educators from England are in Singapore in the later part of April.

Pathlight School | Singapore
Parents of students of Pathlight School would have received information on registration for the three sessions to be held on the evening of 20.21.22 April.

Primary 1-2 Parents
Guiding Your Child at Home in Maths

Primary 3-6 Parents
Primary School Science Process Skills - What Are They?

Secondary School Parents
Doing Well in Science and Maths at Secondary Level

If it is up to me, I will have all of you plus your friends. But the principal has decreed - there is only so much space in the school hall, so one parent per student, on a first-come-first-served basis. 😂

Weston Public Schools | Connecticut
Over three days, I will meet with grade level groups, from kindergarten through high school. 4.5.6 April

Wesport Public Schools | Connecticut
Over five days, we will engage in lesson study type lesson planning, teaching and post-lesson discussion with different grade levels in elementary school and secondary school. 7.8.11.12.13 April

University of Chicago Laboratory Schools | Chicago
I will be doing three open lessons on 14 April and a workshop on 15 April.

Latin School | Chicago
This is my third visit to the school. 25.26.27 April 

Minnesota Council of Teachers of Mathematics | Duluth

Rose Taylor Symposium for Mathematics Education and Leadership | I will lead the symposium that had the theme Mathematics Lessons That Work - Lesson Structure and Classroom Management Practices. 
28 April | Register here

I will stay on to deliver the opening keynote address at the state's annual conference on 29 April. I will also do a concurrent session on 30 April.

There is also an England-Singapore Professional Development to be held in Singapore. Three schools in Singapore will be joining this event. About twenty or so educators from England will join our teachers.