Teaching, learning and assessment

Resources to support the teaching, learning and assessment of learners developing maths abilities in the Further Education and Training sector. You will find three links per theme exhibited below and can explore further resources by clicking on each subtitle. 

You may also find the Research Exhibition Site useful, it has a specific area showcasing practitioner-led research projects on the teaching of maths. The Technical and Vocational Education (TVET) Exhibition Site could also be of interest, this site brings together innovative practice in the design and delivery of TVET.

Assessment

New Approaches to Assessment and Tracking in Maths and English

Reimagining assessment and tracking in maths and English: a review of the wider literature supporting the need for change

Assessment for Learning - Effective Practice Guidelines

Digital approaches

Using Technology to support the Functional Maths for 16-18 year old Apprentice students in the workplace

The impact of using online resources on apprentices’ Functional Skills achievement.

Learner’s perspectives on the use of online resources for increasing confidence in GCSE maths.

Investigate blended/distance learning as part of the curriculum offer for maths to increase enrolments and retention.

Embedding and developing

Aspire-A whole team approach to delivering English, maths and ICT at work

Embedding English, literacy and employability in vocational courses Lambeth Adult Learning

Planning for learning

Functional Skills Mathematics Level 1

British values maths resources and guidance from Entry level to level 3

Effective practice in the delivery and teaching of English and Mathematics to 16-18 year olds

Effective practice in the delivery and teaching of English and Mathematics to 16-18 year olds: case studies

New Subject Content Functional Skills Maths

Assessment for Learning - Effective Practice Guidelines

Developing Grit on GCSE Programmes

Matching the Words to the Calculations – Making Sense of Functional Skills Questions and Tasks.

Working with employers

Improving the delivery of maths and English in apprenticeships January 2020

Teach Too: Reading College: collaborating with employers to deliver maths in the context of the Green Car Project

Embedding English, literacy and employability in vocational courses Lambeth Adult Learning

Supporting vocational maths in the post-16 sector

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Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy: vocational maths guide

Health and social care: vocational maths guide

Hospitality and catering: vocational maths guide

Construction & the built environment: vocational maths guide