Did School Make You Dumber At Maths…?


What if I told you… that school not only did a rubbish job of teaching you maths… but actually made you dumber.

Here’s another gem from Damon’s Math Blog and Youtube channel. Key take away for me:

  • Numeracy needs to be embedded into tasks.

Not sure what that means? Watch the video and head along to Damon’s blog to find out.

 

 

3 thoughts on “Did School Make You Dumber At Maths…?

  1. Funny thing is, everyone I’ve talked to lately has told me how rubbish their school maths was. Incredible really, how resilient to positive change the establishment has been. It just refuses to get better!

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