Department of Statistics

Statistics Teachers' Day

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day

City Campus, University of Auckland (Map)
Monday, 26 November 2018

The annual Statistics Teachers' Day will be held on Monday, 26 November 2018 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 Weapons of Stats Instruction

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
Rhys Jones
Phone: 09 923 5126

Registration Information

Registration dates

Registrations open on Tuesday 23 October 2018.


Registration form and detailed information

For workshop information and registration, please click here



AMA School Members: $120 incl GST
AMA Personal Members: $100 incl GST
Non-members: $150 incl GST
Pre-service Teachers: $120 incl GST

Draft Programme

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 2017: Uncertainty - deal with it!
  • 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?