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More maths for everyone

November 22, 2017

In today’s budget the government committed to investing more money for maths teaching in schools. Charlotte Gater, Head of Curriculum at Explore...

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10 years of Explore Learning and NRICH

October 30, 2017

NRICH and Explore Learning are celebrating 10 years of having worked together in partnership to create the National Young Mathematicians’ Awards...

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Young mathematicians

Maths tops poll as children’s favourite subject!

October 19, 2017

When it comes to children’s favourite subject, it’s a numbers game as maths comes out on top! Read more results from our research… We spoke...

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Our superstar Explorers

October 13, 2017

We’re incredibly proud of our members and the individual journeys they take with us. Ansh is six years old and has been coming to Explore for nearly...

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Callum Daniel - The Robot Boy

Meet ‘The Robot Boy’!

October 12, 2017

At the age of just nine years old, young entrepreneur Callum Daniel builds and codes his own robots – and has even set up his very own company to...

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Q&A with Kjartan Poskitt

October 11, 2017

We’re delighted that inspiring mathematician Kjartan Poskitt is our National Young Mathematicians’ Awards ambassador this year! We caught...

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Celebrating maths: our stories

October 4, 2017

We spoke to some of our amazing staff members to find out what inspired them to study maths at university. Here, Assistant Director Laura Beal from...

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Bernard Bagnall from NRICH

Creating problems to solve!

September 12, 2017

Bernard Bagnall has been creating problem-solving activities for NRICH for twenty years, including the challenges that we use in our National Young...

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Young mathematicians

Is it OK to be bad at maths?

December 19, 2016

Parents: We need your help to get the UK’s children excited about learning maths – and striving to be good at it! In the recent PISA...

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Maths - playing dumb

Encouraging children to think mathematically: the power of playing dumb

November 1, 2016

Jennie Pennant from GrowLearning has a great tip for encouraging children to think mathematically: playing dumb! She explains just how...

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