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Creating Great Minds!

CMA is the leading two-hand abacus mental maths program in Australia, providing Preschool, Primary and Advanced classes for children 3 to 12 years old.

CMA Chatswood is a registered COVID Safe business.

CMA Chatswood will resume Term 4 face-to-face learning from Tuesday, 2 November 2021.

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CMA Chatswood is a registered COVID Safe business.
2022 CLASSES Registrations are now open for Term 1. Limited spots are available due to physical distancing and capacity limits. Contact your CMA Centre to learn more.

Our COVID Safe Measures

Here are what some of our CMA Centres are doing to keep our students safe.

COVID Safe Check-in

Checking in with a QR check in app is required by customers when they enter the premise.

Temperature Checks

Temperature checks may be taken of any student, parent or teacher before they enter the classroom.

Hand Sanitisation

Hand sanitisers will be stationed at each classroom entrance.

Capacity Limits

Class sizes may be limited and physical distancing may be observed where applicable.

Fully Vaccinated Teachers

All teachers are fully vaccinated for the protection of students.

Face Masks

Face masks may be worn when in the classroom where applicable.

Improved Ventilation in Classroom

Windows may be opened when weather permits. Air purification systems may be in place for each classroom.

Livestream Classes

Classes may be livestreamed for students who are unable to attend face-to-face classes.

We're open for online classes.

CMA has been delivering multimedia-based, unique and trusted teaching for over 35 years.

The ever increasing awareness of the significance of information technology application has led CMA to develop a program that has an academic as well as a technology focus. In keeping with the global technological advancements, CMA is the first leading abacus mental arithmetic educational institution that uses multimedia teaching techniques, making us the leader in marrying the traditional way of teaching abacus with the contemporary means of Information Technology.

Remote Online Classes

CMA students may attend online classes using video conferencing software.

Multimedia Based Teaching

Our curriculum incorporates the use of exclusive multimedia-based teaching materials.

CMA Online Practice

CMA students may access online practice questions to review topics covered in class.

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Abacus Making a Return to Boost Maths Skills and Cultural Connections for Students | ABC News

A growing number of Australian children are turning to the centuries-old abacus counting tool to get ahead in the classroom and reconnect with their cultural heritage.

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‘Heaps Better Than a Calculator’: Why Kids Are Using an Abacus Again

CMA Mental Arithmetic Chatswood student, Gabriella Sheh loves attending her after-school maths class on the Sydney's north shore.

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