Staff roomIssue 2
- New GCE AS/A-level Cores
This paper outlines the main features of the specifications for the new cores for all subjects at AS- and A-levels which are being introduced into syllabuses to be taught from September 1998.
- The Open Learning Foundation Mathematics Working Group
It is important to ensure that there is a constant dialogue between mathematicians at all levels of Education. The Open Learning Foundation's Mathematics Working Group contributes to this aim. Peter Edwards writes about its membership, aims and function.
- Running before we can walk?
Geoff Tennant, a mathematics teacher, writes about two mathematical problems he came across in the course of attending a Masters course in Mathematics. He makes some comments on the implications of his experience for mathematics teaching.
- Delegate's diary: CAL97
Steve Lay writes about what it was like to be there, both as a presenter and a delegate.