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The main cause of the fall in standards of maths starts in the infant room and primary classes as teachers are bombarded by a constant barrage of the right way from imported mathematical ivory tower experts who should be put back on the aircraft to return to muddled mis-managed Britain.
Learning tables and number combinations can be made fun, and should be displayed on classroom walls. Basic geometry becomes simple with teacher demonstrating theories. Teachers being teachers! Have fun tossing figures around. Count the number patterns in your head to start with. If you know the measure of one angle of a