Saturday is the day when love of math and a hankering for pastry come full circle. Saturday is Pi Day, a once-in-a-year calendar date that this time squares the fun with a once-in-a-century twist.
Maths and science participation among New South Wales HSC students has declined starkly over the past decade, which in turn is leading to fewer teachers with this crucial background for their work in schools, according to ...
Students learn math best when they approach the subject as something they enjoy, according to a Stanford education expert. Speed pressure, timed testing and blind memorization pose high hurdles in the youthful pursuit of ...
Picture this: a classroom full of 9-year-olds are up and moving around, contorting their bodies and waving their arms. But it's not gym period or even music class getting them moving—these kids are learning math.
More school pupils would choose to study maths at A-level if they were given better information about potential earnings, new research shows.
Thinking you're good at math and actually being good at it are not the same thing, new research has found.
A study carried out by the University of Derby has found that LEGO plays a vital role in the development of maths skills in children.
The percentage of students taking intermediate or advanced mathematics at school has declined significantly. Why is this happening and why does it matter?
As U.S. high schools beef up math and science requirements for graduation, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have found that more rigorous academics drive some students to drop out.