Maths not adding up
Published 17/08/2011 | 10:14
The void between educational policy and practice has been exposed once more.
And it comes on the day that 50,000 Leaving Cert students have been waiting for.
It is evidenced in the poor results in maths. Despite loudly stated intentions of sweeping change and the introduction of the pilot programme Project Maths, results in the subject are no better.