Instrumental Understanding vs Relational Understanding
This article offers an insight into the different levels of understanding of mathematics a student may have Read More>>
Top 10 Tips that will help any student succeed in Maths
Top 10 Tips that will help any student succeed in Maths Read More>>
Fractions, Decimals, Percentages and... World Languages
This activity uses the equivalence in meaning of words, when counting from 1 to 10 in various languages, to demonstrate the equivalence in value of fractions, decimals and percentages. Different expression, equal value. Read More>>
Are private tutors for children just the latest educational ‘arms race’?
Millions of UK pupils have help with their tuition. Does this boost children otherwise overlooked at school, or just exploit their anxious parents? Tracy McVeigh talks to a student, a tutor and a head teacher Read More>>