“I’m a passionate teacher and school leader who just happens to teach the best subject there is – mathematics!”
Diane Farrell has extensive expertise in Mathematics education and in her role as Leading Teacher for Mathematics at John Monash Science School she has developed highly innovative practice in the areas of team teaching, flexible learning spaces and the use of data for learning.
In her workshop Personalising Learning, Di will share her experience of personalising mathematics learning to large classes in an open-spaced, team teaching environment. Di is passionate in supporting students to develop strategies to become independent learners and has developed effective formative assessment using the SOLO taxonomy in mathematics. Di will share strategies and examples on how to allow for learner driven progress and self-assessment.