MATHS

Maths Week Ireland 2015

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Coláiste Iognáid

 During ‘Maths week Ireland 2015’, a selection of events and student competitions are being run on campus. Furthermore, in conjunction with this nationwide celebration of mathematics, we at Coláiste Iognáid aspire to:

  • Create a positive attitude towards mathematics among our students
  • Encourage all students to evolve a growth mind-set, rather than a fixed mind-set, regarding their mathematical potential
  • Cultivate a holistic approach to the teaching and learning of mathematics, by developing in every student, the intrinsic mathematical skills of, logical reasoning, estimation, investigation, problem solving and mathematical creativity
  • Dispel the many negative myths that surround mathematics and mathematics education