Mathematics and Numeracy includes the contributory elements Mathematics and Financial Capability.
Mathematics is fundamental to life in the sense that its unique language and forms of notation help us to calculate, estimate and problem-solve. It also informs many of the choices and decisions we make about real-life issues and challenges and the actions that we subsequently take.
Through engagement with issues which have current and future relevance to young people, teachers can help pupils to see the relevance of mathematics and financial capability to real life.
Students who discover maths realise more of their true potential. More career paths are available to students who succeed in mathematics.