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Maths and science Cameron's priority

Maths and science Cameron's priority | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Extra training to improve maths and science teaching and a college for digital skills are set to be announced by Prime Minister David Cameron.
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Addressing anxiety in the teaching room: techni...

Addressing anxiety in the teaching room: techni... | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it

"In June 2015, I co-chaired the organising committee of the first international mathematics education conference of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) titled ‘Barriers and Enablers to Learning Maths’ with the ...

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New stats reveal more needs to be done to encourage girls to study physics and maths

New stats reveal more needs to be done to encourage girls to study physics and maths | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
The schools regulator Ofsted has just published statistics on pupils progressing onto AS levels and then to A-levels, broken down by gender and subject.
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Sciences sector add billions to the economy, report finds

Sciences sector add billions to the economy, report finds | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Physics, chemistry and mathematics add $145 billion to the Australian economy every year, a new report finds.
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Labour plans for maths until 18 'best protection' against unemployment - The Guardian

Labour plans for maths until 18 'best protection' against unemployment - The Guardian | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Academics and policymakers endorse plans after report finds a quarter of adults in England have maths skills of a 10-year-old
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Michael Gove's maths exams are too hard, says the regulator

Michael Gove's maths exams are too hard, says the regulator | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Exam boards have been ordered to write new GCSE maths papers after an investigation concluded they were too hard for many students.
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New maths GCSEs too hard, says exams regulator - BBC News

New maths GCSEs too hard, says exams regulator - BBC News | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Last minute changes to new maths GCSEs are ordered after tests reveal they are not pitched at the right level.
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Educational Technology Company Learnosity Announces Integration of MyScript ... - CSO Australia

Educational Technology Company Learnosity Announces Integration of MyScript ... - CSO Australia | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
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Maths prodigies should not take exams early, expert says - TES News

Breaking education news about schools and further education. Find leading opinion, podcasts, comment and analysis on education from TES News
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Handwriting & Math Formulas

We've added handwriting recognition technology to our Math Formula question types. This makes it significantly easier for students using touch screen devices, such as iPad or Android tablets,...
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Science and mathematics boost Australia's economy by $145bn a year - The Guardian

Science and mathematics boost Australia's economy by $145bn a year - The Guardian | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Study commissioned by the chief scientist, Ian Chubb, also found that advanced physical sciences and maths employ 760,000 people
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Mathspace: Step-by-Step Math Handwriting for iPad

Mathspace: Step-by-Step Math Handwriting for iPad | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Students can now show every line of their math work on iPad and other tablets, writing all their steps by hand on screen. Mathspace digitizes each handwritten line and grades it automatically, givi...

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Why we need to rethink the way we teach mathematics

Why we need to rethink the way we teach mathematics | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
John Mighton argues that every child has a right to fulfill their intellectual potential, just as much they have a right to develop healthy bodies.
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Does Math Make You Anxious? - Papers - OECD iLibrary

Greater anxiety towards mathematics is associated with lower scores in mathematics, both between
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The better a student’s schoolmates perf
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How to promote real inquiry in mathematics classrooms | The Edvocate

How to promote real inquiry in mathematics classrooms | The Edvocate | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it

A colleague of mine has been struggling recently to understand how to develop inquiry in her mathematics classroom. Despite having secure content knowledge and

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Maths students losing a month a year, study finds - Telegraph.co.uk

Maths students losing a month a year, study finds - Telegraph.co.uk | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Maths students are losing a month a year because of scattergun teaching methods, a new study by the UCL Institute of Education and the University of Cambridge has found
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Is the pen mightier than the keyboard for students? - Irish Times

Is the pen mightier than the keyboard for students? - Irish Times | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Laptop-use in classrooms should be viewed with a healthy dose of caution, and they may be doing more harm than good
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Analysis of Ofqual's GCSE mathematics research

Dr Ian Stockford (Acting Executive Director for General Qualifications at Ofqual) talks about the results of a research programme looking at differences across the ...
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New maths GCSEs too hard, says exams regulator - BBC News

New maths GCSEs too hard, says exams regulator - BBC News | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Last minute changes to new maths GCSEs are ordered after tests reveal they are not pitched at the right level.
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Educational App Developer Mathspace Leverages MyScript® Handwriting ... - PR Web (press release)

Educational App Developer Mathspace Leverages MyScript® Handwriting ... - PR Web (press release) | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
LONDON, UK AND NANTES, FRANCE (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 -- Innovative math education app enables students to use handwriting to work through equations on mobile devices; digital data gives educators unparalleled insight into student needs...
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Learnosity Handwriting Recognition Technology

Learnosity CEO Gavin Cooney at ATP in Palm Sprigs 2015 demonstrating the Learnosity Handwriting Recognition Technology in Advanced Math Questions.
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Four Lessons from Shanghai - Mathematics Mastery: Maths teaching partnership

Four Lessons from Shanghai - Mathematics Mastery: Maths teaching partnership | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
A fantastic opportunity Working at Mathematics Mastery we had heard a lot about the Shanghai approach to teaching mathematics, but
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Maths GCSE standards row prompts call to postpone new exam - TES News

Maths GCSE standards row prompts call to postpone new exam - TES News | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
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No more physics and maths, Finland to stop teaching individual subjects

No more physics and maths, Finland to stop teaching individual subjects | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
Finland, one of the leading educational hotspots in the world, is embarking on one of the most radical overhauls in modern education. By 2020, the country plans to phase out teaching individual subjects such as maths, chemistry and physics, and...

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Mathematics Mastery into GCSE - and beyond! - Mathematics Mastery: Maths teaching partnership

Mathematics Mastery into GCSE - and beyond! - Mathematics Mastery: Maths teaching partnership | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
What’s happening? We’re excited about the new mathematics GCSE which launches this September.  The changes may seem a little daunting,
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Should maths be taught from state-approved textbooks? - The Guardian

Should maths be taught from state-approved textbooks? - The Guardian | Mathematics Education News Hub | Scoop.it
In our diary: DfE suggests vetting textbooks; 1,400 people sign petition for a say in their school’s future; council at loggerheads with ministers over academy plans; and accolades and special measures for the same school...
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