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The Mathematical Association's comment on A-level Mathematics low grade boundaries

The Mathematical Association's comment on A-level Mathematics low grade boundaries
15 August 2019

We certainly regret there being such low grade boundaries, as this is unlikely to engage future students in taking A-level Mathematics...read more


Equals issue 24.2 – Spot On With Number

Equals issue 24.2 – Spot On With Number
9 August 2019

Time to celebrate - This edition of Equals celebrates two very special people. The winners of the Ray Gibbons Memorial Award and the Harry Hewitt Memorial Prize.


60-second Survey -  Administration of the MTC

60-second Survey - Administration of the MTC
30 July 2019

We'd like to hear about your school's experiences with the year 4 Multiplication Table Checks


A Powerpoint presentation containing pairs of questions taken from 2019 mathematics assessments.

A Powerpoint presentation containing pairs of questions taken from 2019 mathematics assessments.
22 July 2019

Can you identify whether they originally appeared in the Key Stage 2 National Tests or the GCSE examinations?


14th International Congress on Mathematical Education

14th International Congress on Mathematical Education
17 July 2019

Next year it is taking place in Shanghai from 12th - 19th July 2020. The MA is offering bursaries of up to £500 to help MA members with the cost of attending this exciting event.


The Mathematical Association is saddened to learn of the death of Andrew Jobbings

The Mathematical Association is saddened to learn of the death of Andrew Jobbings
16 July 2019

Andrew was an Assistant Editor of The Mathematical Gazette and contributed articles and notes to the Gazette.


Peter Ransom Awarded MBE

Peter Ransom Awarded MBE
3 July 2019

We are absolutely delighted to share the wonderful news that our very own Chair of Council Peter Ransom was awarded an MBE for voluntary services to mathematics education.


Dr Margaret Rayner, Emeritus Fellow in Mathematics, Oxford University has died.

Dr Margaret Rayner, Emeritus Fellow in Mathematics, Oxford University has died.
5 June 2019

The MA is saddened to learn that Dr Margaret Rayner, Emeritus Fellow in Mathematics at the University of Oxford, died on 31 May 2019. Dr Rayner was President of The Mathematical Association in 1987.


Equals Spring 2019

Equals Spring 2019
15 May 2019

Read the latest edition of Equals.


Future Teaching Scholars Programme

Future Teaching Scholars Programme
10 May 2019

The Future Teaching Scholars programme is a new and exciting route into teaching, designed for exceptional students who plan to study a Maths- or Physics-related degree at university.