Department of Statistics

Statistics Teachers' Day 2016

Epsom Campus, University of Auckland (Map)
Friday 25 November, 2016

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day will be held on Friday 25 November, 2016 at the Epsom Campus of the University of Auckland, Epsom Avenue, Epsom, Auckland.

The theme for this year’s Statistics Teachers' Day is Data, data, everywhere.

Workshops will cover statistics at all levels of the secondary school curriculum, with an emphasis on teaching the statistics curriculum.

Contacts for queries

For Registrations
Marie Fitch
Phone: 09 923 4047

For Programme
Anna Martin
Phone: 09 923 8434

Registration Information

Registration dates

Registrations open on Tuesday 25 October 2016.

Registration form and information

For workshop information and registration, please click here.


For 2016 the cost will be:

AMA School Members: $90 incl GST
AMA Personal Members: $70 incl GST
Non-members: $110 incl GST
Pre-service Teachers: $90 incl GST

Programme Outline [Draft]

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 New Zealand website.

Previous Statistics Teachers' Days

  • Statistics Teachers' Day 2015: Making Connections
  • 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?