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Explore Learning Mathematicians’ Awards winners announced!

February 11, 2020

After weeks of hard work and tough mathematical training, teams from Nascot Wood Junior School and Denmark Road High School have been crowned the...

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A quick guide to SATs – What to expect

January 22, 2020

With children in Year 2 and Year 6 in England sitting their SATs in May, our Education team has put together a quick guide to let you know just what...

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Bobby Seagull: 2020, an interesting year for maths enthusiasts!

January 6, 2020

Happy new year Explore members! 2020 – the start of a new decade! Or is it?! As a maths teacher, it should be no surprise that I like paying...

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The new Multiplication Tables Check

November 21, 2019

From June 2020, all year 4 children in England will be sitting a new Multiplication Tables Check (MTC). Here, we’ll let you know what the check...

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Maths Week is an excuse for fun!

November 13, 2019

Maths Week England is an excuse for some fun, says mathematician Kjartan Poskitt! Hear more from Kjartan in his guest blog post… Tell us a bit...

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Be braver with maths

October 17, 2019

More than a quarter of girls (27%) said maths was the subject they were most nervous about in our survey of children aged 4-14, compared to just 19%...

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Bobby Seagull: Maths matters

October 7, 2019

Maths matters to Bobby Seagull. We caught up with him about the importance of good numeracy skills and showing enthusiasm for the subject to the next...

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Making maths fun

September 19, 2019

OK, we know that not everyone loves maths yet like we do. David Bullen, creator of educational maths game Sum Fun, shares our enthusiasm and explains...

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Fractions in action

June 27, 2019

Fractions is one of the top areas of difficulty for children in their first year of secondary school. Find out how to help your child feel confident...

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Celebrate the numerical

May 15, 2019

Bobby Seagull is a numbers person. He explains why we should all be numbers people in this blog post to celebrate National Numeracy Day… Happy...

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