Department of Statistics


Statistics Teachers' Day

City Campus, University of Auckland (Map)
Tuesday 28 November, 2017

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day will be held on Tuesday, 28 November 2017 at the Science Centre on the City Campus of the University of Auckland, Symonds Street, Auckland.

The theme for this year’s Statistics Teachers' Day is Uncertainty - deal with it!

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
Email: m.fitch@auckland.ac.nz

For Programme
Anna Fergusson
Phone: 09 923 8434
Email: a.fergusson@auckland.ac.nz

Registration Information


Registration dates

Registrations open on Tuesday 24 October 2017.

Registration form and information

For workshop information and registration, please click here.

Cost: 

For 2017 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

9:00-9:40am

Welcome

Plenary Speaker 1

9:45am-10:45am

Workshop Session 1

10:45-11:10am

Morning tea

11:10-11:40am

Plenary Speaker 2

11:45am-12:45pm

Workshop Session 2

12:45-1:25pm

Lunch

1:25-2:25pm

Workshop Session 3

2:30-3:30pm 

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 2016: Data, data, everywhere
  • 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?