Month: August 2017
Do You Know A Child That Suffers From Maths Anxiety?
What is maths anxiety? “I hate maths!” is not an uncommon sentiment to hear in any classroom. However, studies have shown that maths anxiety is a real condition that goes far beyond pupils simply not enjoying working with numbers. Defined by Mark Ashcraft as a “feeling of tension, apprehension, or fear that interferes with math … Continued
Ways To Encourage Children To Learn Over The Summer
A survey carried out last June by Explore Learning revealed that, of the 2,000 parents interviewed, 74% believed that their children’s academic abilities had declined over the summer holidays. 21% also felt that their child was less engaged in their studies when they did return to school. It is important to encourage children to learn … Continued