Department of Statistics


Statistics Teachers' Day 2014

Epsom Campus, University of Auckland (Map)
Thursday, 27 November 2014

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day will be held on Thursday, 27 November 2014, at the Epsom Campus of the University of Auckland, Epsom Ave, Epsom.

The theme for this year’s Statistics Teachers' Day is Communicating Statistics. Workshops will cover Statistics at all levels of the secondary school curriculum, with a main emphasis on NCEA Level 3.

Contacts for queries


For Registrations
Marie Fitch
Phone: 09 923 4047
Email: m.fitch@auckland.ac.nz.

For Programme
Ross Parsonage
Phone: 09 923 9623
Email: r.parsonage@auckland.ac.nz

Registration Info


Registrations Open

Registrations open on Tuesday, 28 October and will close on Monday, 10 November.

[Find registration information and access to the registration form]

Cost

AMA School Members: $80 incl GST
AMA Personal Members: $60 incl GST
Non-members: $100 incl GST
Pre-service Teachers: $80 incl GST

Programme outline


Time Programme
8:30-9am Registration
9-10am
Plenary Session

Presentation from Faculty of Education

Welcome
Practising statistician: Ilze Ziedins

10:00-10:30am Morning tea
10:30-11:30am 
Session 1

Workshop Session 1

11:35am-12:35pm
Session 2
Workshop Session 2
12:35-1:15pm Lunch
1:15-2:15pm 
Session 3
Workshop Session 3
2:20-3:20pm 
Session 4
Workshop Session 4

Resources from previous Statistics Teachers' Days


  • Resources from  recent Statistics Teachers’ Days can be found on the CensusAtSchool website.  For a link to this website please click here.

Previous Statistics Teachers' Days


  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2013 : Sharing Statistical Successes
  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2012
  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2011: Death of the Normal Distribution: Resampling (Bootstrapping), Randomisation and More
  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2010: NCEA 2011: Hitting the ground running
  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2009: NCEA 2011: Laying foundations for inference in 2010
  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2008: What Do Statisticians Really Do?