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Can you handle primary school maths?

A recent study conducted by Pearson showed that only one-in-20 parents could complete a basic primary school maths quiz. Researchers reviewed the mathematical...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Monday 24 March 2014

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International Happiness Day

Not only is it the first day of spring, but international happiness day too. Today is the second International Happiness Day ever, after the United Nations...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Thursday 20 March 2014

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Lack of Maths Skills is 'starving' British Industry

The Telegraph recently published an article highlighting a worrying trend of young people leaving school with inadequate qualifications in maths or science....(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Monday 17 March 2014

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Today is World Maths Day!

Founded back in 2007, World Maths Day has been steadily growing in popularity ever since. It’s an annual event encouraging people of all ages to take...(read more)

Posted by Hannah McDowell on Wednesday 12 March 2014

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Maths Doctor Prize Draw

To celebrate World Maths Day on Wednesday 12th March, we’re giving away four hours of FREE maths tuition to one lucky prize draw winner. All you have...(read more)

Posted by Hannah McDowell on Monday 10 March 2014

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National Offer Day: How did your child fare?

Last week, Maths Doctor’s CEO Rahim Hirji was quoted in a blog on schoolguide.co.uk, which delved into the controversial topic surrounding tutoring for...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Tuesday 04 March 2014

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Research confirms the Maths Doctor concept

A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Washington, Temple University and the University of Delaware shows that one-to-one tuition...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Thursday 27 February 2014

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The classroom of the future

Maths Doctor is following BBC Radio 4’s series of programmes discussing the evolving face of the classroom in the US and how this change could affect the...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Tuesday 25 February 2014

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Online Maths Lessons - A Natural Learning forum for Ireland's digital generation launched by An Taoiseach

An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD went back to the classroom today to launch a free, interactive online maths resource for students and teachers in Ireland,...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Friday 21 February 2014

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Guest Blog - Why Mathematics Matters

Guest post by Aldo de Pape of AsWeGrow. Aldo explains why mathematics matters here in the UK and how we can share information worldwide. ...(read more)

Posted by Hannah McDowell on Thursday 20 February 2014