Frances Watson

at NRICH Maths Project, Cambridge

Primary Professional Development Coordinator, NRICH Maths Project, University of Cambridge

Fran Watson is the Primary Professional Development Coordinator for the NRICH Maths Project, based at the University of Cambridge. Her role focuses on travelling to schools to run professional development sessions for teachers who want to find out about new ways to teach mathematics, and workshops for school children.

Fran originally trained as an engineer and worked for Techniquest and the British Science Association. She also spent 13 years working as a maths teacher across multiple school ages, before joining NRICH in 2013.

  • 14 November 2017, 5:30pm

    Can you handle the truth? Facts, figures and communicating uncertainty

    Chaired and hosted by Sir David Spiegelhalter, Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk in the Statistical Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, guest speakers include: Sir David Norgrove, Chair of the UK Statistics Authority; and Amanda Farnsworth, Head of Visual and Data Journalism, BBC News.