Further Professional Development for Learning Support for Mathematics (LSM) Teachers (IEC1022)

  • This course will equip LSM teachers with the pedagogical skills in assessment, planning and implementation for teaching mathematics to pupils with diverse needs.

  • Teachers will be able to integrate assessment and instruction to meet learning needs of pupils.

  • Workshop Component : 5 x 3 hours (Semester 1)

    • APIE (Assessment-Planning-Intervention-Evaluation) Cycle
    • Diagnosing pupils’ specific learning difficulties
    • Progress Monitoring
    • Planning Lessons for Differentiated Instruction

    PLC Component cum Practicum: 9 hours (Semester 2)

    • Apply ideas from workshop component
    • Work as a community of LSM teachers to craft lessons customised for own pupils
    • Implement lessons (pre-/post conferencing)
    • Pedagogical conversations
  • Selected LSM teachers only

  • Date: 1, 22 March, 5, 19 April, 3, 17 May, 23 August 2018
    (Practicum: 2 July to 3 August)
    Time: 2.30pm to 5.30pm
    Venue: MOE Heritage Centre
    402 Commonwealth Drive, Singapore 149599

    1 March: TR 4
    22 March: TR 3
    5 April: TR 1
    19 April: TR 2
    3 May: TR 1
    17 May: TR 1
    23 Aug: TR 1

    *Note: NIE reserves the right to change or cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances

    • MOE Participants - $257.80 (incl. 7% GST & $1 Copyright Fee).
    • Non MOE Participants - $1927.00 (incl. 7% GST & $1 Copyright Fee)

    Tea refreshments will be provided during the workshop.

  • 22 January 2018

    Applicants will be notified of the results of their applications via e-mail.

  • Please read the instructions below carefully before completing the application form.   

    Upon confirmation, payment is required for all courses. Payment should only be made after the course placement letter has been sent to participants to confirm the application. Cancellations/withdrawals are not allowed. However, a replacement may be sent to attend the same course. 

    Payment through GIRO/IFAAS

    NIE will proceed to invoice the respective schools, and they can  make payment through GIRO or IFAAS. The amount payable should be credited into the NIE bank account number 518-041272-001.

    Payment by Cheque

    Please submit the cheque together with the application form. Cheque should be made payable to “National Institute of Education” and participant(s)’ name and course(s) clearly indicated on the reverse of the cheque.

    Please mail to: 
    National Institute of Education
    Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Learning
    1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore 637616
    Attn: Ms Bhavani Silvarajoo


    NIE will acknowledge receipt of the application form through email within one week. The course placement letter will be emailed to applicants who have been successfully placed in a course and upon course confirmation.


    Please note that NIE reserves the right to replace an instructor for a course if the lecturer is unable to teach the course due to unforeseen circumstances. No refund of the course fee will be made to participants.

  • E-Register

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