July 24, 2024

Symposium on Big Ideas in Mathematics

When: Monday October 25, 2010

Where: Fields Institute
222 College St. Toronto, ON
M5T 3J1 (416 348 9710)

Time: 9:30AM-3:45PM

Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided

For more information please contact:
BigIdeas (at) (Contact)

Supported by

There will be a
Keynote Address by Dr Marian Small

Author and International Professional Development Consultant for Improved Mathematics Education
The Fields Institute, OAME, and OMCA are proud to present a symposium for Teachers, Consultants, and Leaders in the Province of Ontario.


  • The day will start with Open Space facilitation of dialogue in different sessions.
  • Dr Marian Small will share her expertise with the participants around big ideas.
  • As a central activity of the day, small groups will work collaboratively to develop Big Ideas in mathematics to organize the curriculum, and ways to develop Mathematics Instruction using Big Ideas.
Funding is available for a total of 20 teachers who come with their math consultant.
If you would like an to be put on a waiting list for this symposium please e-mail BigIdeas<at> with your affiliation and your reasons for wishing to attend.
Registration closes October 10, 2010