Raising attainment in maths

Learn how to improve your maths offer by supporting staff to provide high-quality teaching in the classroom, and running evidence-based interventions.

Last reviewed on 28 March 2023
School types: All · School phases: Primary, Secondary
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  1. Support staff to deliver high-quality teaching
  2. Embed teaching strategies to support whole-class improvement 
  3. Run interventions to raise achievement 

Support staff to deliver high-quality teaching

Identify gaps in your staff's skills 

Use our maths skills audit (primary) to identify your staff's training needs. 

Offer CPD to secure high-quality teaching

Help your staff to provide high-quality, inclusive teaching to all pupils by making sure they have time for CPD. Allow your staff time to:

These suggestions are outlined on pages 6 and 7 of the DfE’s example pupil premium strategy statement for primary and secondary schools.

In primary, consider