NZAMT Ernest Duncan Award 2021

Teaching awards and scholarships

Posted: 28 April 2021
Notice reference #: 1HAKCx

The New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers (NZAMT)/Te Rōpū Kaiako Pāngarau o Aotearoa is pleased to call for applications for this award, in accordance with the Trust Deed. The awards are of monetary value and available to teachers at any New Zealand school/kura within the meaning of the Education Act. The awards are made in recognition of an individual’s outstanding contribution to the classroom teaching of mathematics.  The general (but not exclusive) criteria for selection are:

A.    An effective sequence or resource for teaching mathematics in primary or secondary school classes

B.    A device for teaching some aspects of mathematics

C.    A television, video, audio-visual or other communication programme on or for teaching mathematics

D.    A paper proposing or examining a method of teaching mathematics.

Teachers are encouraged to apply by completing a form:

Applicants must indicate their contribution to the classroom teaching for mathematics and provide evidence of fulfilling the criteria.  

The amount awarded to prize-winners varies as to the quality of the work.

All applications must be with NZAMT by Friday October 1st 2021.

Further information

Contact: Francis Leslie-Ellis

 (021) 023 97423