Royal Institution Maths Masterclasses

Following the success of last years Ri Maths Masterclasses the ACORN MAT is proud to once again host a series of Ri Mathematics Masterclasses, as part of our enrichment programme. These hands-on and interactive extracurricular sessions have been developed by top experts from academia and industry for our keen and talented pupils.

For 2019-2020 our series of masterclasses will take place on the below dates:

1. Thursday 26th September 2019 @ Axminster (Led by Ri Staff)
 
2. Thursday 7th November 2019 @ Uplyme
 
3. Thursday 5th December 2019 @ Marshwood
 
4. Thursday 16th January 2020 @ Loders
 
5. Thursday 13th February 2020 @ Thorncombe
 
6. Thursday 12th March 2020 @ Axminster (Celebration masterclass led by Ri staff, with parents/carers invited). 

For 2018-2019 our series of masterclasses will take place on the below dates:

1. Thursday 18th October 2018 at Uplyme
 
2. Thursday 15th November 2018 at Marshwood
 
3. Thursday 6th December 2018 at Loders
 
4. Thursday 17th January 2019 at Axminster
 
5. Thursday 14th February 2019 at Marshwood
 
6. Thursday 28th March 2019 at Axminster (celebration masterclass with parents/carers invited). 

To find out more you can visit the Royal Institute website via the link below:

http://www.rigb.org/education/masterclasses

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