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Sue Southwood from the Education Training Foundation team shares her understanding of what Core Maths has to offer students, employers and universities- including the use of applied and practical mathematics in specific contexts.
This 10 minute tutorial video explores a range of functions available on the online version of Desmos, the free online graphing calculator. A number of lines are drawn, including a regression line for data values entered into a table.
In this video Kevin Gilmartin – Colleges Specialist at the Association of School and College Leaders- shares his perspective on Core Maths.
In this video a parent of prospective Core Maths students discusses her thoughts on recent changes in mathematics education and the importance of mathematics skills in the workplace.
In this video Dr Sue Pope- Associate Head of Department at Manchester Metropolitan University- discusses how around 70% of university degrees require some level of mathematics, and how a Core Maths can help students meet these requirements.
Diane Dalby- Senior Research Fellow at the School of Educations, University of Nottingham- discussed how Core Maths can help to change attitudes towards mathematics in post-16 students.
In this video Emma Fielding- Assistant Principal at Exeter College discusses the positive impact that studying Core Maths has had on their students.
Gloria Huijung Chu, a research fellow at the Korean Research Institute for Vocational Education and Training, explains why mathematics skills are so important for students.
Professor David Burghes- Professor of Mathematics Education at the University of Plymouth- explains the important role Core Maths can have in preparing students to meet the demands of working in a global economy.
In this video Sue Hough- Senior Lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University- discusses how Core Maths can help students to think about real-life problems and how this can develop their mathematics skills.