Mathematics

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South Africa’s declining maths performance is worrying

Performance in mathematics matters for university entrance. Without it, school leavers are not eligible for many programmes.

The connection between Shaka Zulu, decolonization and mathematical models

Decolonising mathematical sciences is possible. The answer lies in rediscovering existing African examples of teaching maths and including them in the Western body of knowledge.

Robots teaching children could be a reality sooner than you think

Robots in the classroom are highly engaging and motivating for students, and can have a cascading effect on learning across an entire school.

Teaching mathematics and science using a home language and technology boosts learning

Schools should consider offering mobile learning technology in multiple languages to help pupils learn better in subjects like maths and science