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OLICO Maths

Oct 11, 2018

In the third episode Scott Hunt and Thulelah Takane talk realistic maths education and the importance of word problems in making maths make sense. Included in the discussion are pathways into mathematics, issues of word problem exposure in the classroom, solutions for teachers and insights into implementation and the...


Jul 12, 2018

In the second episode Scott Hunt and Prof Mike Askew talk about maths education and the use of problem solving to make maths realisable. Added to this is a discussion on the big ideas in maths, including equivalence, approximation/estimation and the difference between arithmetical and quantitative reasoning.


May 14, 2018

In the very first episode Scott Hunt and Dr Lynn Bowie talk the problems facing maths education and possible ways of solving them. With tips and advice on creating understanding for students, this first episode is a must listen for all teachers and maths enthusiasts!