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Friday Puzzler 2nd May

It's Friday! And that only means one thing...Time to get your head around this one... The answer will be revealed on Tuesday. ...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Friday 02 May 2014

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Meet a tutor: Gareth

We thought it would be nice to introduce you to some of our tutors and students so you can get to know just what it is that makes people love Maths Doctor. At...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Thursday 01 May 2014

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Three top tips for parents to help your child through exams

The best way to revise is to plan. Help your child stay in control of their workload and keep calm by helping them create a clear revision timetable. This...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Wednesday 30 April 2014

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Maths and Money: Young people lacking financial education will be worse off

The importance of mathematics in a child’s education has once again been highlighted by an article in the financial times. The article focused on the lack...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Tuesday 29 April 2014

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Friday Puzzler: The Solution, 28th April

Last week we asked you to work out this puzzling problem: 12÷2 (6-7+4) x 2 = ? The answer is.... 36. Here's how to work through the problem... The first...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Monday 28 April 2014

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Friday Puzzler 25th April

It's Friday, which only means one thing - The Friday Puzzler! Each week, we give you a puzzling problem to get your head around. If you can work out...(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Friday 25 April 2014

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Prime minister: British youth lack Maths skills

David Cameron has cited a lack of basic Maths and English skills as the reason behind college-leavers losing out on skilled jobs to European migrants....(read more)

Posted by Morwenna Evans on Thursday 24 April 2014

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Revision tips

Here's our top 9 revision tips to help you survive the exam period: ...(read more)

Posted by Hannah McDowell on Wednesday 23 April 2014

How Maths Teaching has Changed

It’s funny how things have moved forward over the years. I’m showing my age slightly, but when I was growing up, I remember with some clarity (in black...(read more)

Posted by Rahim Hirji on Tuesday 22 April 2014

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Mathematricks

Each week, we’ll be giving you a dose of mathematricks to show you the tricks behind the maths. Today we’ll start with our quick and easy trick to understand...(read more)

Posted by Hannah McDowell on Friday 18 April 2014