Trevor Dixon

Trevor Dixon-math exper smash maths
Trevor Dixon has over 35 years’ teaching experience; working for nearly 30 years as a maths subject leader in three different primary schools. He is a former Advanced Skills Teacher, who specialised in mathematics teaching and learning. Trevor led and organised a Saturday morning class for gifted mathematicians drawn from Year 6 pupils across his local authority.
 
He is an Associate of the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics. He also holds the Mathematics Association Diploma of Mathematical Education alongside his degree and teaching qualifications.
 
Trevor has marked maths SATs papers since 1996 and has been a team leader since 2016. He has also written Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 S.A.T.s questions for Pearson UK and National Foundation for Educational Research (N.F.E.R.) He has also worked as a senior coder for Scottish Qualifications Authority (S.Q.A.) and for N.F.E.R. when the results of trial assessments are analysed as part of their development process. He has been a member of the Standards and Testing Agency (S.T.A.) Expert Review Panels for KS1 SATs.
 
Trevor has a wide experience of writing maths assessment questions and papers, study guides and workbooks for Rising Stars. This involved writing three sets of SATs-style papers from Years 1 to Year 6. He was also involved in writing for the Achieve series of publications for Rising Stars and the Practise Maths series. Trevor has been involved with similar work for HarperCollins, Letts, AlphaPlus and GL Assessment from KS1 to KS3; also writing maths assessment questions Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority.
 
He has written exam papers for Cambridge Progression Mathematics for Oxford, Cambridge and R.S.A. Examinations (O.C.R.) and was a senior marker for the exam.