Nearly half (49%) of working-age adults in the UK currently having numeracy levels that we expect of primary school children. Low numeracy skills have a significant negative impact on individuals, their families and society overall and it is estimated that low numeracy skills cost the UK economy £20.2bn a year.
What are you doing to support pupils with Maths difficulties in your schools?
- Did you know that some problems with maths may be related to dyslexia? Have a look at Dyslexia Scotland leaflet on ‘Ideas for Supporting Maths’
- These problems are different from – but may overlap with – difficulties caused by dyscalculia. Have a look at Dyslexia Scotland leaflet on Dyscalculia
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