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SMATE UNIT (Science, Mathematics &Technology Education)

Lyn Webb is a lecturer at NMMU and a co-ordinator of the following projects and courses:

  • BEd FET (Upgrading) for teachers in Port Elizabeth, King William’s Town, Mthatha, Durban and Polokwane;
  • Two BEd (Hons) modules; Development of Ideas in Space and Shape and Development of Ideas in Structure;
  • North West Mathematical Literacy Project;
  • Mpumalanga Mathematical Literacy Project;
  • Telkom BEd FET (Upgrading in partnership with MCPT)

Research Interests

  • Beliefs and Practices of mathematics teachers – nature of mathematics, teaching and learning
  • Strategies to enhance reasoning in multilingual mathematics classes – exploratory talk

Research Projects

  • Wits, UKZN, NMMU collaboration on RMB Statistics Project
  • North West language and mathematics project, North West Province
     
Contact information
Dr Lyn Webb
Senior Lecturer: Math and ML Ed
Tel: 27 41 504 4016
lyn.webb@mandela.ac.za