Opening Ceremony

25March, 2019
Session / Topic Speaker(s)
WELCOME AND OVERVIEW

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Prof. Neville Ying
The Role Of PISA: Getting Jamaica And The Caribbean On Board for International Ranking

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Mr Alfonso Echazarra
Musical Interlude
The Mico International Knowledge Network for Innovation in Teaching Mathematics Dr. Asburn Pinnock
KEYNOTE ADDRESS To Be Announced
OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE SUMMIT AND MATHEMATICAL MARKET PLACE
COCKTAILS AND NETWORKING

International Best Practices In The
Teaching Of Mathematics

Day 1

26March, 2019
Session Speaker(s) Time
FROM FEAR TO EMPOWERMENT IN MATHEMATICS

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Dr. Paul Riccomini

Ms. Antonia Cameron
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Quick Break

Visit Mathematics Marketplace

Networking

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
INCLUSIVE PEDAGOGICAL SKILLS FOR MATHEMATICS

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Prof. Jennifer Bay-Williams

Dr. Jodie Hunter
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Lunch Break

Visit Mathematics Marketplace

Networking

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

LUNCH KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

Scientific Thinking and Human Capacity building for Sustainable Development
Prof. Kiyoshi Kurokawa 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Workshops

WORKSHOP 1: INTEGRATING MATHEMATICS WITH THE VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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Dr. Lorna Thompson | Dr. Lois George 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
WORKSHOP 2: MENTORING AND COACHING FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS

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Dr. Jennifer Bay-Williams

2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
WORKSHOP 3: Teaching Mathematics using the internet of things (IOTs)

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Dr. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM

PLENARY PANEL DISCUSSION

NATIONAL POLICIES AND PROGRAMMES FOR SYSTEM WIDE SUPPORT FOR MATHEMATICS TEACHING AND INNOVATION
Prof. Kiyoshi Kurokawa

Dr. Tamika Benjamin

Mr. Leo Pahkin
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Building Capacity For Excellence In The Teaching
Of Mathematics In The Classroom Of The Future

Day 2

27March, 2019
Session Speaker(s) Time
Curriculum Innovations FOR IMPROVED PERFORMANCE IN MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE

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Prof. Masataka Koyama

Mr. Leo Pahkin
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Quick Break

Visit Mathematics Marketplace

Networking

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
The Role of Students’ Funds of knowledge and Teacher subject knowledge IN CRITICAL THINKING AND MATHEMATICAL PROBLEM SOLVING

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David Burghes

Dr. Jodie Hunter
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Lunch Break

Visit Mathematics Marketplace

Networking

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

LUNCH KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

STREAMING - Holistic Integration of STEM, Reading Literacy and the ARTS to inspire the next generation
Prof. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Workshops

WORKSHOP 1: TEACHING MATHEMATICS USING Disruptive Technologies

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Mr. Wayne Thompson | Dr. Albert Benjamin 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
WORKSHOP 2: TEACHING MATHEMATICS TO UNLEASH STUDENTS’ CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION

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Dr. Paul Riccomini | Mrs. Joy Baker-Gibson 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
WORKSHOP 3: Using Lesson Study for Improving Performance in Mathematics: The Japanese mathematics teaching methodology

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Prof. Masataka Koyama 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
WORKSHOP 4: MENTORING AND COACHING FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS

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Antonia Cameron 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM

CLOSING PLENARY PANEL DISCUSSION

REFLECTIONS AND THE WAY FORWARD

Dr. Grace McLean

Mr. Leo Pahkin

Mr. Alfonso Echazarra
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

PRESENTATION OF AWARDS FOR THE MICO INNOVATION IN MATHEMATICS TEACHING COMPETITION

POST SUMMIT INITIATIVES AND PREVIEW OF SUMMIT 2021

ENTERTAINMENT: MATHEMATICAL MUSICAL EXPLOSION!!!

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM