Around the world, math teachers are teaching similar math materials, but the major differentiator between these regional groups is the level of stress given to learning the basics by math teachers in the Far East and South Asia. In addition to good teachers and involved parents, children should be involved in extracurricular activities that support math. The syllabus should be developed while keeping the level and the liking of children. One example is to play Scrabble and give triple the points for each math term spelled out, as well as having the children keep a running score for every player.

Some of the reasons for a poor performance in mathematics may also result from focusing too narrowly on one aspect. This is why children start losing interest in math. For further information about studying Mathematics at the University of Cambridge see the Faculty of Mathematics website.

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