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Teaching with a graphing calculator adds a new dimension to your maths lessons. Discover the benefits of going graphic in your classroom.
We know a solid foundation in maths unlocks opportunities for your students; it opens doors for exciting careers in science, finance, design, and so much more. Using graphing calculators in the classroom empowers learning. Students are better enabled to experiment, stretch their understanding and learn at their own pace — there's no need to tie maths lessons to 'when the computer room is available' anymore.
Why now’s the time to go graphic
Graphing calculators help students link concepts by quickly moving between different visual and numeric representations. Although software can replicate the visual it can’t easily represent the numeric. And, unlike graphing software, these benefits can literally be carried into the exam hall.
By bringing graphing calculators into your lessons, you can:
- Boost the chances of A-level success for your students
- Ignite student curiosity and grow engagement
- Create a more exciting learning experience
Students retain information better in stimulating environments, so as a teacher, you’ll find that your lessons are more productive when using graphing calculators.
Teachers choose the Casio fx-CG50
Teachers recognise the benefits of using the fx-CG50 in the classroom. One teacher shares how “learners, who are less confident in attempting a hard problem, can visualise it when using the graphic calculator. It gives them an entry onto the problem.”
With a Casio fx-CG50 graphing calculator, students can:
- Plot and analyse graphs and their transformations
- Build data charts and calculate statistics
- Plot and evaluate probability distributions
Graphing calculators are the perfect fit for post 16 and secondary learning. It’s why you’ll increasingly spot the fx-CG50 in A-Level maths classes.
The Casio fx-CG50 is the graphing calculator of choice for more and more teachers — and while it’s incredibly user-friendly and packed with useful features, you need to be confident with it if you’re going to use it in classes.
Master maths on the fx-CG50, with free online training
The new year is on its way. Make 2022 the year you master using the fx-CG50, with a free one-hour skills training session via Zoom. You can now access free online training for your fx-CG50 — it’s designed by teachers, for teachers and tailored for the teaching of A-level maths. When you take this training, you’ll:
- Grow your confidence in graphing technology
- Integrate your teaching skills with calculator skills
- Learn to inspire and empower your students on their maths journey
The training focuses on:
- Improving your confidence with the fx-CG50
- Exploring the capabilities of the fx-CG50 to stretch your understanding
- Solving problems with the fx-CG50
Casio will provide you with access to an fx-CG50 calculator and a suite of support materials to help graphing calculators become second nature. Armed with these new skills, you can provide your students with the foundation for success and opportunity.
So, what are you waiting for?
Whether you’re already using the fx-CG50 or just getting started, you’re sure to discover something new with our free online training.
Register today at: education.casio.co.uk/training