Tell me I canít and I will show you I can Footballer Glen Johnson and Maths

14th December 2012

We have many adult learners using ConquerMaths.com. We have many people who for whatever reason didnít succeed at maths when they were at school so now want the satisfaction of proving they actually can do it - and then discover they actually really enjoy it when given a chance to shine. Glen...

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Tree-gonometry and the Perfect Christmas

14th December 2012

A few years ago Oxfam Unwrapped recruited maths expert Chris Green to analyse Christmas mathematically in order to identify the key factors which make for a perfect Christmas.

Key 'Happiness Factors'

  • Number of calories consumed on Christmas Day. Devour any more than 7,000 calories...

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Gift Vouchers Now Available!

15th November 2012


Christmas is just around the corner and at ConquerMaths.com we are pleased to announce the launch of our new gift voucher service, just in time for the festive season. Whether you are a parent, a grandparent or a friend, if you know someone who would benefit from improving their maths skills...

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November Newsletter Funnies.

15th November 2012

Simpsons MathemagicianGrade School Confidential (4F09, 4/6/97)        
Bart:  Hey, Houdini!  Why don't you saw Martin in half?
Magician:  Oh, I'm not the kind of magician who does tricks.  I'm a mathemagician!
[Kids groan]
Magician:  Now, prepare to marvel at the mysteries of the universe, as I make this remainder...

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How much does a cloud weigh? The future of the post-16 maths curriculum.

15th November 2012

A new post-16 maths course is to be developed that will focus on real life thought provoking questions and practical applications of maths.

The Department for Education has awarded £275,000 to maths charity Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI) to fund development of a new post-16 maths...

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When maths actually hurts... and how to make it stop.

15th November 2012

Can the idea of solving a string of equations make your head throb? Does anticipating a maths exam give you a stomach ache? If so, not only are you not alone, but it is not just your imaginationÖ what you are feeling is real, from a neurological point of view anyway. A recent study from the US...

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What type of learner are you? Learning styles and ConquerMaths.com.

15th November 2012

It is now generally accepted that different people learn best in different ways. The ConquerMaths.com lessons are designed to be multi-sensory, and to account for different learning styles and accommodate different types of learners.

Many people have heard about the basic difference between...

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Access ConquerMaths.com on your Mobile Device

18th October 2012

At ConquerMaths.com we are always looking for ways to ensure that as many of our students as possible have access to our program at any time they want. The number of students owning mobile devices with internet access such as iPhones, iPads and Android based phones and tablets is increasing all...

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Revision Relief for the November GCSE Exam

18th October 2012

Good news everyone!

The November maths exams are hurtling towards us at light speed. If your school has applied for the ConquerMaths.com Fast Track revision sessions you will be ahead of the crowd already and if you use them properly you can be confident that all of the right topics will be...

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October Maths Funnies

18th October 2012

Hello everyone,

We couldnít resist putting a Halloween joke in this month. Itís a slightly obscure one so a bendy ConquerMaths.com calculator and a Multi-coloured ConquerMaths.com pen will be awarded to the first person to email us and correctly explain why it is so very hilarious!
As always, if...

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The "Mozart Effect" with ConquerMaths.com.

18th October 2012

Many parents will have no doubt encountered the idea that playing classical music to their children will somehow improve their intelligence. Numerous classical music CDís designed to be played to babies to encourage their inner genius have been marketed to parents for the last 20 years, without...

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Your Baby The Mathematician.

18th October 2012

Maths is one of the essential skills that all children need to learn. ConquerMaths.com lessons start at the age of four, but from the moment your child is born they begin to analyse and explore the world, recognizing the shapes of your facial features and expressions, mastering depth perception,...

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Literacy Planet

13th September 2012

This is a very exciting time at the ConquerMaths.com headquarters!

Over the years we have had many requests for a program that teaches English with the same kind of impressive success rate as ConquerMaths.com. As we take our responsibilities to our students seriously, we were reluctant to...

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September Maths Funnies

13th September 2012


Person 1: What's the integral of 1/cabin with respect to cabin?
Person 2: A log cabin.
Person 1: No, a houseboat; you forgot to add the C!
Thanks to Mehr for sending us this great maths joke! Your bendy calculator and pen will be on the way!

"Divide fourteen sugar cubes into three cups of coffee so...

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How to Survive the New School Year

13th September 2012

We are now a couple of weeks into the new school year Ė howís everyone doing?
At ConquerMaths.com, we know that the beginning of a new school year is one of the most important and challenging times of the year for parents, teachers and students alike. Students are often overwhelmed by the changes...

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