Prof. Celia Hoyles on improving mathematics in the UK

Prof. Celia Hoyles, former UK Government Advisor on Mathematics, presented successful strategies used to improve mathematics in the UK at The Australian Council of Heads of Mathematical Sciences meeting on Tuesday 16 February 2010.

Celia briefed the audience on the various measures put in place that have put the mathematical sciences on the front foot in England in particular.

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1 - Background and major initiatives to increase participation in Mathematics (42MB)
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2 - Important reports in Mathematics (50MB)
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3 - National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics - NCETM (43MB)
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4 - Latest figures on participation in mathematics; A positive trend (22MB)
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5 - Q&A (15MB)
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6 - Full Video (172MB)

 

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