Bring Back Column Addition to New Zealand’s Early Primary Maths Curriculum

218plus191 According to the New Zealand Herald, a group of New Zealand 9-year-olds finished last-equal in maths among peers in developed countries in an international survey published in December 2012. C’mon Kiwis, can’t we do better than this?

Looking at the TIMSS2011 results,

Motivating article for the campaign

Statements of support from New Zealand mathematicians

Campaign material