Read a descriptive summary and/or the official research summary (released on December 2nd) in the Do Tasks Work? link in the index frame on the left.
Hi Doug,You can read Karen's review of Dice Differences (now also a Maths300 lesson) in the Do Tasks Work? link on the left.
On a boring Sunday afternoon I did a search for my name on the Internet... and there I was, on your site! It was an evaluation I'd done for a dice game in the Mathematics Task Centres, long ago when I was a teacher at Numbulwar school.
I loved those task centres. They were excellent resources, especially with the Aboriginal kids I worked with. It almost made me miss teaching when I loaded the site! Almost...
Series 1: Melbourne - places are still available at each venue.
Series 2: Tasmania - 74 places (mostly in Hobart) have been reserved by the Aboriginal Education Unit for schools involved in their projects. Other places are still available (especially in Burnie and Launceston), but you need to act now to secure places for your school.
Project schools should contact Sue Davis or Doug Williams ASAP, as listed in the link, to specify your preferred course.