Teaching maths

Rolling out a Chinese way of teaching maths

The complete title of this article is ‘Mastery over mindset: the cost of rolling out a Chinese way of teaching maths’. Do read this article first published on www.theconversation.com about the ‘new’ way of teaching maths as they do in China and let us have your thoughts. Half of primary schools in England will receive

Summer reading

Holiday reading – there’s nothing like a good book

Holiday reading and reading for pleasure should be encouraged. It’s a great pass time but it also helps with your youngster’s education in general. “Evidence suggests that children who read for enjoyment every day not only perform better in reading tests than those who don’t, but also develop a broader vocabulary, increased general knowledge and

Math education

The Dark Side of Math Education

This article about maths education (math education) was first published on edcircuit.com but we think it is an interesting subject well worth reading. The author, Conrad Wolfram is American, so that math and math education will be the terms used throughout the article. ‘There are few subjects in today’s school curriculum as emotive as math. Like