earky years

Early Years Maths

The Solent Maths hub recognises the importance of supporting Early Years Teachers across the region and nationally.

We have appointed an Early Years Maths Lead  Marie Heinst, who many teachers will know from her work across the region and nationally. 

As part of our development and support in this area we are offering:

The NCETM Professional Development Lead Support Programme- Early Years (see Leadership Page for more details)

Early Years Mathematics Teacher Groups:

We are pleased to offer the following professional development for teachers of pupils aged from 3-5 years. The sessions will be led by Marie Heinst an expert in Early Mathematics -well known across our region. The days will focus on collaborative development as detailed below together with ‘gap tasks’

  • Working together to deepen teaching and learning in Early Years mathematics
  • Reviewing ‘big ideas’ in early years mathematics – the core concepts and skills that provide foundations for further mathematics learning and support more secure mathematical understanding
  • Practitioner research to improve your practice by: sharing expertise, systematically gathering and analysing evidence and reviewing classroom based research
  • Sessions will inform and inspire current ideas and strategies for promoting language skills and deeper mathematical thinking within your learning environment.




New Forest


27th January 2017

13th March 2017

2nd May 2017

Forest Lodge and Barley Lodge Hotel

Isle of Wight


31st January 2017

14th March 2017

3rd May 2017




1st February 2017

17th March 2017

8th May 2017




3rd February 2017

21st March 2017

9th May 2017

Training & Learning Centre



7th February 2017

24th March 2017

16th May 2017

Wooteys Junior School

Lee Park/Havant


10th February 2017

29th March 2017

17th May 2017

Park Community School


14th February 2017

4th April 2017

24th May 2017

Bridgemary School

The cost of this 3-day course is £90 to cover venue costs. To sign up for this course please email  admin@solentmathshub.org.uk or via our book courses page stating clearly which Centre you would prefer. Closing Date 6/1/2017


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