Thursday, June 05, 2008

Math? Hell, I can't even count to five with mittens on.

Could this:
BBC NEWS | UK | Magazine | How to solve the British maths problem?
The British are uniquely happy to admit being bad at maths, says a report.

be related to this:
BBC NEWS | UK | Education | Most maths teachers 'not experts'
Less than half of maths teachers in England's secondary schools have a degree in the subject, despite a massive recruitment campaign.

or this:
BBC NEWS | UK | Education | Maths exams 'have become easier'
School mathematics exams in England have become easier, shallower and less demanding, according to a think tank.

This has been another edition of Well, duh. with your host, the Eternal Gaijin.

No comments: