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numerate

able to use numbers, esp in arithmetical operations
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Under the new Priority, an additional 18,700 students will improve their literacy skills and 13,500 students will boost their numeracy skills across NSW.
Our ambassadors led a series of assemblies promoting key skills in numeracy and literacy.
Today is National Numeracy Day, an event to raise awareness of the importance of being confident with numbers, so you can improve your finances and everyday lives.
But the Scottish Tory leader claimed the SNP had "lowered the bar" by bringing in a new system of measuring literacy and numeracy levels.
Student Numeracy Ambassadors Lisa Mhagrh and Cora Thomson collected the quality mark alongside head of school Tracey Greenough and maths teacher Gemma Gavin.
Since 2015 pupils in Wales have been studying for two exams - mathematics and numeracy, with the first exam sat in November 2016.
The results indicated that although code-related literacy practices and storybook reading were not broadly predictive of children's literacy and numeracy outcomes, the home numeracy environment was predictive of numeracy and definitional vocabulary outcomes.
A new report by National Numeracy and KPMG notes that a 2012 survey found that 49% of working-age adults in England have the numeracy level expected of primary school children.
National Numeracy, the charity which commissioned the survey, said that with Brexit approaching, more must be done, by employers and government, to recognise the scale of the UK's numeracy problem and deal with this issue.
This paper explores the practices of a number of schools in a large national study on successful numeracy practices in remote Indigenous settings.
Their topics are specific learning difficulties, how pupils learn, what numeracy is, the causes of dyscalculia and numeracy difficulties, assessment and legislation, identifying and diagnosing dyscalculia and numeracy difficulties, planning and assessment for teaching, what to teach, how to teach, and how parents can help.
London, United Kingdom, May 09, 2015 --(PR.com)-- With the implementation of the revised national curriculum and changes to the assessment framework well underway, the National Improving Primary Literacy and Numeracy Conference helps you to support the development of high quality literacy and numeracy teaching and learning in your school at this critical time.