In maths teaching, buzzwords come and go. Having spent 12 years working with schools across the UK, we’ve seen our fair share.
But mathematics mastery deserves attention.
Not just because mastery approaches are now supported by Ofsted, the DfE and a range of new specialists, and not just because they work in places like Singapore and Shanghai.
At Whizz Education, we’re paying attention to mastery because of the simple, positive idea it starts from. We’ve seen that idea work for hundreds of thousands of students in the schools who use our online maths service, Maths-Whizz. We’ve seen it empower their teachers, and raise standards for their schools.
That’s why we dedicated Part One of the 2017 Whizz Insights to the question: ‘What does maths mastery really mean?’