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Hamsa Venkat

Hamsa Venkat

    We need more than a stab in the dark
    We need more than a stab in the dark
    Almost everything that is associated with maths in South Africa is either contentious or depressing or both.
    Teaching primary maths
    Teaching primary maths
    We want learners to be able to answer the questions that we set them and to be able to answer the questions that appear on the Annual National...
    Getting a hand on double digits
    Getting a hand on double digits
    The Johannesburg area was privileged to have been visited by a world-renowned expert in primary maths education, Professor Mike Askew from Monash...
    Talking them through 2+2
    Talking them through 2+2
    'I hate maths." "I can't do maths." We hear these ­sentiments frequently from adults and the pre-service teachers with whom we work. Most of these...