News and what's on

New research highlights too many adults struggle with basic financial tasks

New research from UCL and University of Cambridge has shown that adults in England and Northern Ireland perform worse on everyday financial numeracy tasks than adults in many other developed countries. 

National Numeracy Day

We’re pleased to introduce the UK’s first ever National Numeracy Day, taking place on 16th May 2018.

National Numeracy welcomes two new trustees

This month National Numeracy has welcomed two new trustees to its board. 

National Numeracy responds to Government times table trials

National Numeracy has responded to the announcement of a new multiplication test to be trialled across primary schools.

Family Maths February discount

Throughout February 2018, National Numeracy is offering 20% off all Family Maths resources ordered online. 

It's all about attitude

National Numeracy has launched a brand-new suite of Building Confidence resources within the Challenge, including videos hosted by TV personality, Rachel Riley

National Numeracy responds to functional skills consultation

National Numeracy has responded to Ofqual and DfE to inform their consultations into reform of functional skills qualifications.

New report shows over 18 million adults in the UK lack the number skills to manage their money well

A new report from the Money Advice Service provides the strongest evidence to date on how good number skills help people manage their money and keep out of debt

New Passport Maths bursaries – apply now!

We are delighted to announce that we have received funding to once again provide a small number of schools with our Passport Maths programme, courtesy of Drapers’ Charity Fund.

Star Dash Studios mobile game up for TIGA award

Star Dash Studios – the mobile game brought to you by National Numeracy – has been shortlisted for a 2017 TIGA Award.