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Stephen Twigg speaks on "A Numerate Society"

ACME held their Annual Conference on Tuesday - Greater than the sum of the parts: mathematics education

Article in Spring edition of Update magazine

The Spring 2013 edition of Update is about new and current literacy, language and numeracy projects

Our first year and the year ahead

National Numeracy was established just over a year ago to tackle a longstanding and neglected problem: too many people in the UK have very poor numeracy skills which adversely affect both their life chances and the UK economy. In our first year, we have made a start on this enormous task, and here we offer a summary of our achievements and a look at what the coming year offers.

Have a Go and 'Get your brain into gear' at The Skills Show

We challenged visitors to The Skills Show to improve their numeracy through sport

Launch of the National Numeracy Challenge at the House of Lords

National Numeracy Challenge launched at a reception at the House of Lords

National Numeracy Challenge aims to reach a million adults over five years

Employers throughout the UK asked to take part in a major new project to improve numeracy

Numeracy plans to boost pupils’ maths skills in Wales

Welsh Education Minister Leighton Andrews launches National Numeracy Programme (NNP)

£500 “catch-up premium” for those in danger of falling behind

Annnouncement by Deputy Prime minister Nick Clegg of an additional £500 to help pupils who have slipped behind in maths and English

The latest Huffington Post blog from our Trustee, Wendy Jones

'Try Again, Mr Gove', writes our Trustee Wendy Jones, in her latest blog for Huffington Post

The latest Huffington Post blog from our Trustee, Wendy Jones

‘Too Many Children Leave School Without Maths Skills for Life’, writes our Trustee Wendy Jones, in her latest blog for Huffington Post

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