NZAMT2017

NZAMT Conference 15
3rd-6th October, 2017
Christchurch, New Zealand

Sponsors

The NZAMT Sponsorship & Exhibition prospectus is now available. If you would like a copy, please email marg@conferenceteam.co.nz.

Platinum Sponsor

Casio

CASIO has been committed to providing educational solutions that have enhanced both, mathematics teaching and learning in the classroom since the mid 1980’s.

Since that time Casio has produced a number of world firsts in calculator technology with both scientific and graphic models. Like the FX82 that has had many improvements since its introduction in 1982 to be the leading calculator for education today.

Monaco Corporation was established in 1978 on the back of securing the distribution of Casio products.

Monaco Corp and Casio are proud to support mathematics education in New Zealand with sponsorship of NZAMT, numerous maths completions and support for teachers.

Gold Sponsors

Education Perfect

Education Perfect is a powerful online learning platform, which magnifies the value of a teacher in the classroom, improves learning outcomes and increases student engagement.

Education Perfect offers a flipped classroom experience across a variety of subjects, including Maths. The program can be utilised to reinforce lessons, provide formative and summative assessment, as well proficiency testing, and comprehensive reporting saves educators valuable time.

Used by schools across the globe, Education Perfect makes learning fun, effective, and engaging.


The Electrical Training Company (etco)

The Electrical Training Company (etco) is New Zealand’s premier employer and trainer of electrical apprentices with more than 200 new electrical apprenticeships available each year.

etco apprenticeships lead to a Level 4 New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (NZCEE) and Electrician’s Registration.

Students should be looking to achieve 8 credits or more in NCEA Level 2 English, Maths and Physics or Industry-related Science. In Maths we look for level 2 Algebra and level 2 Trigonometry.


Mangahigh

Mangahigh is a multi-device Maths resource that utilizes games-based learning to engage 21st century learners globally. Mangahigh enhances classrooms with fun and excitement as student’s complete activities to build and consolidate their Maths knowledge.

Mangahigh’s adaptive content caters to students of all ability levels and give teachers the tools to differentiate their lessons seamlessly. All games and lessons are curriculum aligned, and by using a blended approach of digital and traditional teaching methods Mangahigh prepares students for the challenges of the future.


3P Learning Mathletics

3P Learning NZ is proud to be the power behind the global award-winning e-learning resources Mathletics, Spellodrome, and Reading Eggs.

The team of educationalists at 3P Learning strongly believe that the heart of a successful eLearning program is the ability to enhance student learning through the creation of a personalised and adaptive learning journey. Whilst still providing teachers with the tools and resources to create an eLearning space that suits the needs of their classroom.

In the past couple of months the team have been hard at work launching the new look Mathletics student and teacher console, and we can’t wait to show everyone at NZAMT17!

www.mathletics.co.nz


Mathspace

We created Mathspace because we believe that technology can help every single school student excel in maths, by providing the right help at the right time. Mathspace is built on this very premise.

Mathspace helps teachers to tailor maths programs for individual students. No two students are the same, which is why personalised maths education is the best way of improving numeracy outcomes.

Teachers using Mathspace get real-time data on overall class performance as well as individual student performance. This information helps them to differentiate learners and personalise their programs, ensuring that all students are working at the right level and pace for them, irrespective of their year level.

Silver Sponsors

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics American Statistical Association

Statistics Teacher (ST) is a free, online journal published by the American Statistical Association (ASA) – National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Joint Committee on Curriculum in Statistics and Probability for Grades K-12. ST supports the teaching and learning of statistics through education articles, lesson plans, announcements, professional development opportunities, technology, assessment, and classroom resources. For more information, including submission information, please visit www.statisticsteacher.org.

General Sponsors

Australian Mathematics Trust

The Australian Mathematics Trust (AMT) is a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to enrich teachers and students in mathematics and informatics. The AMT conducts mathematics and informatics competitions including the Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) and Computational and Algorithmic Thinking (CAT). The AMT also administers the GetSet training programs, enrichment activities, workshops for students and teachers, and publishes books and enrichment materials. Information about all our activities can be found on our website www.amt.edu.au


Caxton Ed

Christchurch based Caxton Educational has been publishing mathematics text books for over 25 years.

Our company is committed to producing comprehensive text books of exceptional quality to suit all ability levels.

Caxton Educational publishes some of New Zealand's most widely used and respected mathematics text books.

Our new "NZCM Connecting All Strands" series is proving very popular.

We were stoked to have picked up the 'CLNZ Teachers Choice Award' for Level 3A in 2015 and for being a finalist for the 'CLNZ - Best Resource in Primary' with Level 3B in 2016.


Edify Limited

Edify Limited is an Auckland based Educational Publishing and Distribution company. Edify partners with a select group of market leading Publishers and publishes its own list in the Secondary and Higher Education markets.


The Electrical Training Company


ESA Publications

ESA Publications is a long established educational publisher with over 300 Study Guides and Workbooks for primary and secondary school ages covering The New Zealand Curriculum and NCEA. Publishing is in-house with the support of outside editors and illustrators. Administration, sales and despatch are from our office/warehouse near the airport in Auckland. ESA Publications has been a subsidiary of The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand since 2016. We are proud to be 100% New Zealand owned and operated.

www.esa.co.nz


Essential Resources

Essential Resources believes in learning. We help teachers teach and students learn. We harnesses the expertise and experience of motivated, successful teachers to produce practical classroom resources giving teachers lesson plans, tools and strategies they need to make a difference. Our resources support students’ learning ensuring they excel and can apply their learning to numerous meaningful contexts.

We developed iUgo, the award winning cloud based planning tool for NZ teachers. It’s a daily planner, a weekly planner, a lesson planner and a long term planner. Teachers can plan individually or collaborate with colleagues while covering the curriculum with confidence.


Eton Press

Eton Press is New Zealand’s only owned and operated specialist Mathematics supplier.

We have been suppling textbooks, workbooks, resources and equipment to schools in New Zealand and the Pacific since 1960.

We do it all and we do it well


My Study Series

My Study Series in an online learning platform supporting Kiwi teachers and student through NCEA. We provide over 250 video lessons, with automated self grading quizzes, a badging system to increase student engagement, and teacher tracking of student progress. Our 2017 launch saw over 500 Physical Education classrooms from more than 75 New Zealand schools access My Study Series to enhance their learning. We are very pleased to announce the launch of My Study Series for the learning area of Mathematics in 2018. Don’t miss out on this fantastic learning opportunity for your students, pre order now!


Nelson Cengage

Nelson Cengage is the Schools publishing imprint of Cengage New Zealand, an affiliate of the internationally renowned Cengage Pty Limited. We publish print and digital resources for use in classrooms throughout New Zealand, across a range of learning areas and tailored to the latest curricula and teaching methodologies. Our learning solutions support teachers and students, ensuring students acquire the skills and knowledge they need to achieve their best results. In addition to our considerable local publishing, we distribute a wide range of secondary learning resources from the UK.

The New Zealand team consists of Publishing, Sales and Marketing professionals who are passionate about producing outstanding curriculum-specific resources. We are committed to working closely with our customers to ensure that we continue to publish quality resources that meet the changing needs of students and teachers.


Office Max

We provide unmatched service, value & range.

OfficeMax have nearly 5 decades of experience providing New Zealand schools with the resources they need to educate our children. In 2010, School Supplies joined OfficeMax to combine high levels of service and education know-how with OfficeMax’s national resources and global buying capabilities, bringing unmatched offerings to every level of education, from Early Childhood to Tertiary. Our extensive Back to School range and our dedicated team of Education Account Managers and Product Specialists will help you find everything you need for your school. We also know quality education is a community commitment. That’s why we provide ongoing support to the Education community and those leading our schools through sponsorship and business partnerships. For more information visit: https://www.officemax.co.nz/about-us/education


Scholastic New Zealand Scholastic Prime New Zealand

Scholastic opens a world of possible in terms of literacy and mathematics opportunities for your school. Our range of resources are designed to support learning and teaching across the school and within the classroom. Our mission is to make it possible for all kiwi children to reach their potential and to be life-long and successful learners.


University of Canterbury

UC’s College of Education, Health and Human Development has a 135-year tradition of quality teacher education and research. Our staff expertise is helping enhance education provision through consultancy services to government and professional development programmes in schools. In 2017, we into a new, purpose-built innovative learning and teaching environment complementing our innovative programmes.

 

UC’s College of Engineering was the first in New Zealand and has a proud 130-year history of training engineers. Our staff and students have been heavily involved in the rebuild of Christchurch and their skills and knowledge are utilised around the world. Our rebuilt facilities provide students with state-of-the-art laboratories and teaching spaces.

Associated Sponsors

Harvey Norman Commercial and Education

Harvey Norman Commercial and Education is one of New Zealand’s leading education solution providers. Our team of education specialists work with schools across the country to align learning spaces, infrastructures and BYOD programs with 21st Century learning objectives. You can contact our education specialists toll free on 0800 222 699.


New Zealand Mathematical Society

The New Zealand Mathematical Society was founded in 1974, and represents the professional mathematicians of New Zealand. Its aims include the promotion of mathematical research, the development, application and dissemination of mathematical knowledge, and effective cooperation and collaboration between mathematicians and their colleagues in New Zealand and overseas. For more information, see the NZMS webpages at http://nzmathsoc.org.nz/. The NZMS newsletter is published three times a year, in April, August and December, and is available from the website.


The New Zealand Statistical Association

The New Zealand Statistical Association (NZSA) is the professional body for New Zealand's statisticians. Its mission is to lead New Zealand to value and make intelligent use of statistical thinking and good statistical practice. It has a long history of supporting statistical education in schools, and has been supporting statistical keynote speakers at all the NZAMT conferences since 1999.

The main goal of the NZSA's Education Committee is to positively influence statistics education by providing leadership that consists of expert advice and advocacy for change. The committee recognises the size of the challenges that teachers of statistics face, and the energy and enthusiasm that they apply to these challenges.

The NZSA is proud to be supporting Canterbury Mathematics Association's NZAMT: Back to the Future 2017.

Links:
http://www.stats.org.nz/about/aims
http://www.stats.org.nz/committees/education

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