Mathematics And Love... In The Movies

19th February 2016

Another Valentine’s day has come and gone. Whether you’re single or part of a couple, a devotee of good old fashioned romance, or a die-hard cynic, there’s no denying it does put thoughts of romance in the air. We know opinion is divided just within our offices!

This love buzz got us...

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January Maths Puzzler

31st January 2016

Can you solve this puzzler? Tell us in the comments below!

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Beat-boxing With SIRI

30th January 2016


 
There is a strange phenomenon occurring across the interwebs recently. People have discovered that when you ask Apple’s SIRI (Speech Interpretation and Recognition Interface) what is 10 trillion to the power of 10, SIRI will answer you correctly with a number which contains a very, very,...

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Costly Maths Mistakes

30th January 2016

There’s really nothing wrong with making a maths mistake in a learning environment. You see where you went wrong, make note of the error, and find ways to avoid repeating it.

Mistakes are a vital part of the learning process, and are not something to be ashamed of.

However, once you...

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January 2016 Funnies

30th January 2016

In honour of our "Costly Maths Mistakes" article this month, we thought we'd feature some retail fails to make you giggle! Enjoy.

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CM News - William's Adventures at the BETT Show!

28th January 2016

As you may already know, last week we were at the BETT Show in London, which is the biggest education technology show in the world. Last year it attracted roughly 35,000 people from 128 countries and it is a great opportunity for us to meet with teachers, heads, parents and all kinds of...

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William The Maths Bear's Photo Diary Of His Adventures At The BETT Show

28th January 2016

Hello there Tiny Humans!

As you know I’ve been off to the BETT Show and I had a simply fabulous time. As always I think I behaved impeccably and as always my colleagues complained that I wasn’t 100% well behaved. My job is to be the ConquerMaths ambassador but also to explore the show –...

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Calming The Clowns - The Mathematical Way To Share Pizza

27th January 2016

We’ve all faced this dilemma before – you’re having a night in with friends and everyone’s having a great time. Then everyone begins to realise how hungry they are and you remember that your cooking skills leave something to be desired.

So instead of attempting to go all “Come Dine With...

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The January Feedback And Reviews Conversation

27th January 2016

Check out our latest feedback from our wonderful customers, who even took time to write reviews during the Christmas holidays! Thanks so much guys! 

“Brilliant program. Thanks. Great value too. We are homeschoolers in England and this helps no end. The girls are also enthusiastic as they...

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William The Bear's Selfie Gallery BETT 2016

27th January 2016

William had such a wonderful time at the BETT Show last week! He loves meeting teachers, educators, kids, parents, TAs, home-schoolers - OK he pretty much loves everyone. And people love the bear right back - we spend an inordinate amount of time taking pictures for people who want their...

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CM News - Essential Updates

23rd December 2015

The Bad News

The ConquerMaths student, parent and teacher areas will be temporarily offline for maintenance and updates between midnight and 6am on Christmas day.

The Good News

Once this essential work is complete you will have access to a brand new HTML5 Parents Area! This means...

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The Dangers Of Too Much Screen Time This Christmas - And What To Do About It

21st December 2015

Now the schools are out and the long, dark winter nights stretch ahead it’s fairly normal to let kids sloth out in front of their TVs and various devices, watching their favourite shows, playing video games and exhaustively frequenting social media.

While we agree everyone needs some down...

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How The World Looked At The Launch Of ConquerMaths - 2005

18th December 2015

This year we are very proud to celebrate our 10th anniversary since our launch in 2005 - and ConquerMaths has just gone from strength to strength in the last decade! 2005 seems a long time ago now, and we imagine it seems even longer to our younger users. In fact, we know that we have many...

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William The Maths Bear's Paws For Thought December 2015

18th December 2015

Hello Tiny Humans!

In the run up to Christmas I discovered that every year there is discussion about the physics and maths of exactly how Santa would be able to deliver all of his presents to children around the world. The general concensus is that he couldn’t, that crunching the numbers...

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Ancient Feedback From Way Back In 2006

11th December 2015

This month we kick off our 10 year anniversary celebrations, and we continue to bring you some ANCIENT feedback from way back in 2006. We have really enjoyed seeing confirmation that ConquerMaths has been helping students and giving them the confidence to enjoy and conquer maths for such a...

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