Can you cure maths anxiety? Read our blog for Education Scotland.
BBC's Great British Bake Off finalist Ian Cumming talks about staying positive about maths
PISA 2012 Results: Ready to Learn - Attitude (Volume III)
Attitude – perseverance, motivations, and self-belief – can help to overcome other forms of disadvantage.
Read more on attitudes towards maths
Count Me In
UK numeracy standards will only rise if there is a coherent strategy
Our 'Essentials of Numeracy for All' maps out the component parts of numeracy and how they relate to each other
Parents’ beliefs about children’s math development and children’s participation in math activities
86% of parents considered doing maths at home to be important
A CPD accredited volunteer programme to support colleagues and friends in improving their numeracy
Grit: Perseverance and Passion for Long-Term Goals
Perseverance and passion for long term goals is a stronger predicator of success than IQ
The debate about a ‘maths gene’
Why maths is at the heart of ‘character’ development
Why are attitudes to maths important?
Measuring Mathematical Resilience: An application of the construct of resilience to the study of mathematics
A positive adaptive stance to mathematics which allows students to continue learning despite adversity
Mindsets and math/science achievement
Students tend to have a fixed view of maths ability more than of other subjects
The role of aspirations, attitudes and behaviour in closing the educational attainment gap
There is a real need for children and parents to be oﬀered support to learn more about educational and career options