Submissions & Advocacy

The Council of the Irish Mathematics Teachers’ Association, guided by its membership, has formulated responses to proposed changes in education.

Submission in advance of revised Assessment Arrangements 2021

In light of the decision to offer a choice of written examinations or an accredited grade for LC 2021,  the Irish Mathematics Teachers’ Association of Ireland, following a process of consultation with our membership, submitted the following letter to the SEC, Minister Norma Foley, the NCCA and the Inspectorate on March 3rd 2021. The letter can be read here

A summary of the IMTA survey can be read here

We received a response from the SEC on March 24th 2021. Its response can be read here

Assessment Arrangements State Examinations 2021 in light of Covid-19

The IMTA National Council submitted a letter to the SEC, Minister for Education, the Inspectorate and the NCCA on September 13 2020 outlining our concerns re Assessment Arrangements in mathematics for the 2021 State Examinations.

This letter can be viewed here

We received a response from the SEC on November 24 2020. Its response can be read here