Discovery, Creativity and Adventure
Learning through discovery, creativity and adventure is the corner stone of our educational philosophy, promoting critical thinking, problem solving and educated risk taking through challenging, stimulating and intensive residential programmes and summer camps at Glenstal Abbey (main photo), Delphi Resort (next photo) & Killary (see inside), on the Wild Atlantic Way. Age range 9-17yrs.Summer Camps 2017
Activities and workshops (depending on centre) include Adventure Sports like Kayaking, Surfing, Coasteering, Zip Wire, High Ropes and team sports including volley ball, basket ball and football while Creative Technologies include Virtual Reality, Music Tech, Film, Coding, Robotics & Animation among others. At CMA we enable students to become inspired and creative, where mathematics is a joyful experience, and fluency in key concepts becomes a reality while exploring many career related options. Aviation is included at Camp Glenstal only.Find Out More
Confidence, Fluency, Success
Mathematical Concepts are discovered and visualised in facilitated learning technology driven workshops and then applied and further explored through Creative Technologies, Adventure & Physical Sports which play a crucial role in our programmes.
Award Winning Teachers
Our brilliant team of multi talented, award winning, highly qualified and motivated teachers and staff are here to help in any way they can, facilitating discovery, creativity and learning while creating a friendly, warm and highly productive atmosphere. CMA’s unique teaching and learning methodologies are designed to inspire students to explore, discover and embrace mathematics and the part it plays in creativity, art and science while having the time of their lives. All teachers are fully qualified, Garda vetted and registered with the Teaching Council of Ireland.
Creative Technologies, iPads and many other devices are used regularly in innovative and seamlessly effective ways utilising a range of the most up to date apps creating dynamic, highly visual and stimulating learning tools for students while embracing Music Tech, Film, Coding, Robotics & Aviation. (Aviation is available at Camp Glenstal only).
…the activities were engaging, fun and helped the students see the world through ‘maths’ eyes’. Her teachers on the course were very encouraging. She particularly loved the music technology, robotics and sailing elements of the week.A… has always had a passion for maths and science and this week really increased her confidence and opened her eyes to the possibilities re taking maths further.We are very happy with how the course was organised.Deirdre & Seán Ó Murchú
… loved the camp and wants to come back again next year so that says it all I think! Thank you and your team very much for looking after him. He’s spoken endlessly of Chuck and how great he was and yesterday he tried to do one of Chuck’s experiments at home!Anna
As a former Maths Science teacher I’m delighted to see these topics being presented in such a fun creative and inspiring way! Well done to all involved wishing ye great success !Caroline Cunningham
Connemara Maths Academy is wonderful and the entire staff is friendly and well trained. The activities are fun and educational. My daughter absolutely loves this camp! I would like to recommend this camp to everyone.Patrizia Salvadori