Radio: Changing up the way mathematics is taught in the final years of schooling

In today’s news media a story is running about the continued decline in young people choosing to study mathematics into the final years of school – especially declining numbers in the more challenging courses. NewsRadio ABC contacted me and here are a few thoughts on how this trend might be reversed. No quick fixes here … and I’m not sure it’s even surfacing as an election issue inside of the larger picture of Australian education in K-12 schools.