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Five ways you can get ready for September

Whether you are reviewing your scheme of work, developing links with industry or brightening up your displays, we have you covered.


Secondary mathematics resource packages

A selection of hand-picked resources covering all the statements in the Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 programmes of study.

A level mathematics resource packages

Explore our selection of key stage 5 mathematics teaching materials chosen from the STEM Learning resource collection.

Emma Hugo, STEM Ambassador

An out of this world astronomy club

"I was told about the STEM Ambassadors programme and decided to join. Through this, I really wanted to create an after-school astronomy club. So I did!"


Are you attending the first ATM/MA Maths Festival?

The festival takes place on Saturday 15 September 2018 at the University of York and will include an inspiring programme of free events.

Teaching A level students

Core Maths: the story so far

Core Maths strengthens students' existing skills and focuses on applying mathematics to solve problems relevant to everyday life.

Secondary Mathematics

Welcome to resources, professional development, news and opinions specially selected for mathematics teachers. Join in the discussion with our community group.

Featured Resources

Mathematics Assessment Resource Service (MARS)

The Mathematics Assessment Resource Service (MARS) is a collaboration between the University of California at Berkeley and the Shell Centre team at the University of Nottingham, with support from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The team is known around the world for its innovative work in maths education....
Publication date:
2010 to date

5 resources

Improving learning in mathematics

The Standards Unit: Improving Learning in Mathematics resources were produced as a response to the Smith report. The materials use active learning approaches originally designed for post-16 mathematics but for use across the secondary phase. The resources, and the work of the Standards Unit with leading maths experts...
Publication date:
2000 - 2009

6 resources

Maths Magic

Maths Magic’s aim is to make mathematics more appealing and enjoyable for students and to open up new opportunities for them in STEM subjects and careers. Maths Magic is a STEM project funded by HEFCE to help widening participation in Higher Education. This collection consists of twelve teaching ideas covering a...
Publication date:
2010 to date

12 resources

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11-16 mathematics

The best resources for teaching the secondary mathematics curriculum.

A level mathematics

Explore our selection of key stage 5 mathematics teaching materials chosen from the STEM Learning resource collection. 

Core Maths

All the resources you need to bring Core Maths into your school or college. 

Bring engineering into your school or college

Through a range of resources, support and inspiration, discover how engineering can be used to enrich your lessons.


Resources using space as a context for teaching from ESERO UK, the UK space education office.


Building confidence as a newly qualified mathematics teacherMY205

Join us to explore what makes good mathematics teaching. Suitable for teachers of mathematics who are in the early years of their teaching career, explore a range of teaching strategies to help engage and inspire students during your first teaching post. We will look at questioning, promoting positive behaviour,...

An introduction to core mathsMY507

Core Maths is the new Level 3 qualification for students who achieved at least a Grade 4 (formerly a Grade C) in GCSE mathematics and wish to develop their practical skills so they may apply these in work, study or everyday life. Core Maths is about students doing meaningful mathematical problems to increase their...

Building confidence as a non-specialist secondary mathematics teacherMY213

Perfect for teachers of mathematics who aren't specialists, increase your skills and knowledge of the subject and become more confident in your teaching of mathematics.   Do you want to feel more inspired, confident and increase your knowledge and skills when teaching mathematics even though mathematics is not your...

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