Department of Statistics

Statistics Teachers' Day 2015

Tamaki Campus, University of Auckland (Map)
Friday, 27 November 2015

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day will be held on Friday, 27 November 2015, at the Tamaki Campus of the University of Auckland, Morrin Rd, St Johns, Auckland.

The theme for this year’s Statistics Teachers' Day is Making Connections. Workshops will cover Statistics at all levels of the secondary school curriculum, with a main emphasis on teaching the statistics curriculum.

Contacts for queries

For Registrations
Marie Fitch
Phone: 09 923 4047

For Programme
Ross Parsonage
Phone: 09 923 9623

Registration Information

Registration dates

Registrations open on Tuesday, 27 October and will close on Monday, 9 November.

Registration form and information

For workshop information and registration, please click here.


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
Plenary Session



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

Workshop Session 1

Session 2
Workshop Session 2
12:35-1:15pm Lunch
Session 3
Workshop Session 3
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 2014: Communicating Statistics
  • 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?