Jump, split or make to the next 10: Strategies to teach maths have changed since parents were at school
Research shows parents have a significant influence on their children’s learning, but some lack the confidence to provide at home support. ‘The Conversation’ asks ACER Senior [...]
ACER’s 2019 TIMSS assessment in ‘Teacher’ online magazine.
The country’s biggest education system wants to make maths compulsory, reversing the long slide in maths enrolments and culminating nearly a decade of maths-teaching reform. Robert Bolton [...]
Leanne McMahon enlists the journalistic/maths educator talents of Vicky Kennard and Cassandra Lowry to review some highlights of the 2020 Mathematics Association of Victoria Virtual Conference. [...]
AMSI MEDIA RELEASE: Australian school students elevated into global top-10 for mathematics performance
Tuesday 08 December 2020 1530AEDT Australian school students elevated into global top-10 for mathematics performance Data released overnight from the latest quadrennial TIMSS testing reveals [...]
High schools are doing better than ever at science…mathematics results mixed. Maaike Wienk commentary in the ‘Financial Review’ [Nine Media paywall access may be required].
Australian high school students have achieved their best-ever results in the latest international maths and science tests, finishing in the world’s top 10 on the back of a significant [...]
Australia’s education system is not producing students with an adequate foundation in mathematics to support a strong innovation and technology ecosystem
“There’s a whole ethos in education departments at state government level, which believes it’s absolutely fine for teachers to teach students even if they don’t have a strong grounding in the [...]