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Numeracy rate falls among pupils in Scotland, latest figures show | BBC News

Pupils in Scotland are doing less well in maths, according to the latest Scottish government figures.Between 2013 and 2015, the proportion of P4 and S2 students performing ‘well or very well’ fell.

Pupils from better off areas recorded better results than those from the most deprived communities.

The country’s new education secretary John Swinney said the statistics reinforced the need to improve attainment.

Read more about this story on the BBC website: Numeracy rate falls among pupils in Scotland, latest figures show | BBC News

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2 comments on “Numeracy rate falls among pupils in Scotland, latest figures show | BBC News

  1. R Waring
    June 1, 2016

    Reblogged this on rwaringatl.

  2. Pingback: Numeracy rate falls among pupils in Scotland, latest figures show | BBC News — The Learning Renaissance – Scot Biz UK WordPress Blog

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