From the Office of the Chief Scientist The state of mathematics in Australian schools is a widely shared concern. Parents, educators, industry groups and governments all query why a prosperous country, placed second on the United Nations’ Human Development Index,…

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IM2C Excellence

Australian student teams in the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IM2C) show that maths can help with real-life, everyday decision making. Coordinated in Australia by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), IM2C is a mathematical modelling competition that invites teams…

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MAWA Pre-Service Teacher Awards

By Clive Kelly, MAWA Executive Officer MAWA President Paula McMahon recently presented awards to three outstanding Curtin University School of Education students. The students, Nicoletta Dalo (ECE), Jessica Wolfe (Primary) and Mai Jones (Secondary) were recognised for their academic achievements…

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John Greenway

John was a foundation member, life member and past president of The Mathematical Association of Western Australia (MAWA). Unfortunately he passed a few weeks ago. The following is from the Perth Modernian e-Newsletter, Issue 34, February 2018 ALL HE WANTED…

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Malcolm Hood

Source: The West Australian – 14/03/2018

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Maths Talent Quest Results!

The results are in for the WA MTQ and National Maths Talent Quest! See WA’s results here

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2017 CHOOSEMATHS Award Winners

Now in their second year, the 2017 CHOOSEMATHS Awards celebrate mathematical achievement, creativity and excellence in Australian schools. The teacher awards recognise innovative and creative mentors who have engaged and inspired a new generation of mathematical leaders in and beyond…

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