1. New HSC mathematics course

Pilot a new HSC course for students who have not typically chosen to study mathematics.

2. Primary mathematics specialist teachers

Recruit specialist mathematics primary teachers to enhance mathematics teaching expertise in NSW.

3. Secondary teach.MathsNOW scholarships

320 scholarships to support STEM undergraduates and career changers to retrain to teach mathematics.

4. Higher education engagement

Collaborate with universities to encourage more students to study higher-level HSC mathematics courses.

5. Ambassadors and mathematics perceptions

Deliver communications initiatives – including a NSW mathematics ambassador network and a digital resource – to improve perceptions of and engagement with mathematics among students, parents and carers, and teachers.

6. Consolidated tools and procurement platform

Deliver a digital solution for schools and teachers to easily access high-quality mathematics teaching resources.

7. Evidence-based practice

Promote and support the use of high-leverage, research-based practices for teachers and school leaders.

8. Mathematics professional learning

Provide high-quality, evidence-based professional learning that supports and builds the mathematical knowledge of teaching.

9. Initial teacher education

Improve the initial teacher preparation in mathematics of primary teachers in consultation with NSW universities.

10. Mathematics growth team

Develop a mathematics growth team to lead the strengthening of mathematics teaching expertise in targeted schools and networks.

Explore more Maths

Return to top of page Back to top