Our mission is to transform mathematics education in the UK

We work in partnership to empower and equip schools to deliver world-class mathematics teaching.

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The Mathematics Mastery approach

An engaging and accessible style of mathematics teaching, inspired by Singapore and Shanghai. Our approach enhances mathematical understanding, enjoyment and achievement for every child.

The Mathematics Mastery programme

We enable schools to transform mathematics teaching and learning by providing:
A mastery curriculum
Classroom resources
Development training
Assessment tools
Events & workshops
Specialist support
Our programme

We are having a positive impact on mathematics education in the UK

367
schools within the Mathematics Mastery partnership in 2016-17
3,200
teachers are working with us to deliver the Mathematics Mastery programme in 2016-17
500
hours were spent training teachers on the Mathematics Mastery approach in 2015-16
97,000
pupils are taught lessons developed by Mathematics Mastery in 2016-17
35%
of pupils within Mathematics Mastery partner schools are disadvantaged (compared to a national average of 27%)
95%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme increased pupil enjoyment in maths in 2015-16
96%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme improved quality of teaching in 2015-16
91%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme increased pupil attainment in maths in 2015-16
367
schools within the Mathematics Mastery partnership in 2016-17
“The team have such a clear vision of what great maths education looks like, without being prescriptive on what happens in the classroom”
3,200
teachers are working with us to deliver the Mathematics Mastery programme in 2016-17
“Both junior and experienced teachers can use the resources and training in a way that works best for them!”
500
hours were spent training teachers on the Mathematics Mastery approach in 2015-16
“The principles are so strongly embedded in the materials that I’m always drawing on the training when I teach”
97,000
pupils are taught lessons developed by Mathematics Mastery in 2016-17
"Results have been amazing, but it’s the children’s confidence that really shines through"
35%
of pupils within Mathematics Mastery partner schools are disadvantaged (compared to a national average of 27%)
“I feel so proud when I hear my pupils chanting number bonds or times tables in the playground”
95%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme increased pupil enjoyment in maths in 2015-16
“Our pupils now say they love maths, and they work with confidence and resilience”
96%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme improved quality of teaching in 2015-16
"I disliked teaching maths for years until joining Mathematics Mastery. Now I love it!"
91%
of headteachers and school leads agreed the programme increased pupil attainment in maths in 2015-16
“The progress of our Year 10s has been astounding compared to previous year groups”
Our impact

Our supporters

We are not-for-profit. As we continue to develop our programme and expand across the UK, we work with a small selection of donors. We are enormously grateful for their support.
Enabling us to grow, develop and innovate across the programme
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Enabling us to expand our programme across the UK and reach more schools in need
Education Endowment Foundation
Enabled us to expand our programme to schools outside the Ark network
Garfield Weston Foundation.
Enabled us to expand our programme across London to reach more schools in need
Department for Education - Mayor of London
About us

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Interested in joining the programme?

We partner with schools who are ready to make a long-term commitment to transforming mathematics education. Each year we accept a limited number of new schools into the Mathematics Mastery partnership. How to join
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