Professor Celia Hoyles awarded Royal Society Kavli Education Medal

AMSI congratulates Professor Celia Hoyles OBE on being awarded the first Royal Society Kavli Education Medal.

AMSI congratulates Professor Celia Hoyles OBE on being awarded the first Royal Society Kavli Education Medal.

Hoyles is the country's leading mathematics educator...she has devoted most of her life to finding new ways of getting children excited about the subject, raising teachers' morale and giving maths a higher public profile.

The Guardian, 22 January 2008

Celia presented successful strategies used to improve mathematics in the UK at The Australian Council of Heads of Mathematical Sciences meeting on Tuesday 16 February 2010, which was jointly sponsored by AMSI and the ACHMS. Videos of her presentation are available on the AMSI website.

We were also privileged to have Celia as a panel member of the recent review of AMSI.