Archive for November, 2013

Avoiding the textbook

Maths is exciting, it is engaging, it is enthralling; yet all too often the enthusiasm, the buzz and the motivation to get involved can be sucked out of a lesson by boring, dull, lacklustre resources. In starting the planning for a new scheme of work with @Just_Maths, @el-timbre and others, a key feature of people’s […]

Curriculum Time Survey

Two days ago I conducted a survey via Twitter asking people how much curriculum time their schools currently assign to maths. Some of the replies surprised me. A significant number of schools assign more time to maths in year 10 than year 11 – something that I suspect will change in future years now that […]

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