Secondary and Post 16

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Become a Secondary Mastery Specialist 


Become an NCETM Accredited PD Lead - applications for 22/23 closed.  Contact us to express interest for 23/24.


Develop your approach to leading change in schools other than your own.  Contact us to express interest for 23/24.


Express an interest here for a place on these funded programmes in 2022/23 


Strengthen the transition from primary to secondary school.


Specialist Knowledge for the Teaching of Mathematics Programmes (SKTM) 


Develop mathematical subject knowledge and understand the pedagogy that underpins the teaching of it. 


Join a vibrant professional learning community created through peer-to-peer discussions and expert input.



Found out more about our Secondary Teaching for Mastery Work Groups and opportunities for you and your department/school.


A project to identify and meet the needs of students resitting GCSE Maths



Project to develop national support for the effective development of pedagogy in the teaching of A level Mathematics and Core Maths 


News of Research and Innovation Work Groups to follow.


Checkpoints – have you checked out the latest deck?






Multiplicative thinking underpins much of secondary maths and will have been introduced in primary school. Do you know how secure multiplicative reasoning is with your Year 7s, or do they default to additive thinking? Our latest Checkpoints activities will help you find out. 



  • Revision for Years 11 and 13 - join in the discussion
  • Checkpoints - new activities to assess multipliciative reasoning in Year 7
  • Non-specialists teaching maths in your school? Maths Hubs have fully-funded CPD available
  • Data science - six new self-study modules from MEI for A level or Core Maths

Secondary Subject Knowledge Audit

This Secondary Subject Knowledge Audit is for teachers in training, those new to the profession or the subject, or anyone simply wanting to find out more about the core concepts taught at KS3. Each audit document is based on one of the core concepts from the NCETM Secondary Mastery Professional Development Materials, with audit questions and tick boxes you can select to show how confident you are, and a space to type your own notes. The whole document can then be saved for your records.     Explore