Maths Faculty


“The vision of the Numeracy Faculty is to develop enthusiastic mathematicians who demonstrate resilience and independence when tackling challenging problems that contribute to their understanding of the universe.”


Key Principles

  • Develop mathematical fluency, reasoning and problem solving.
  • Show how mathematics is relevant in the real world
  • Build on the knowledge learners bring to the lesson.
  • Expose and discuss common misconceptions.
  • Use effective questioning to enhance learning.
  • Emphasise methods rather than answers.
  • Expose connections between mathematical topics.
  • Develop co-operation in lessons through peer study
  • Use ICT to enhance learning.