GCSE Mathematics: Mature student’s barrier to thinking! #UKEdchat

I find myself reflecting upon my experiences teaching GCSE Mathematics to mature students at an FE college since the year of 2012. Many of these students are returning to study to develop a career for themselves and gain a more positive future both independently, and financially. Many have left school with few qualifications and GCSE… Continue reading GCSE Mathematics: Mature student’s barrier to thinking! #UKEdchat

Feedback: Educational Environment #UKEdchat #Edchat

While working at a higher educational institution based in Lancashire I got involved in teaching mathematics to a group of adults (N = 45) with an age range of 18 to 50. These students required GCSE Mathematics in order to progress within their chosen careers. I became aware that other tutors were not providing as… Continue reading Feedback: Educational Environment #UKEdchat #Edchat