Adult Education Showcase

Institute of Technology Tallaght in partnership with the National Adult Literacy Agency hosted an event aimed at those who are involved in numeracy teaching and learning in adult basic education ‘ Sharing innovative numeracy teaching and learning: Adult, youth and community showcase (click here to download programme).

Some of the ideas and teaching practices showcased by numeracy tutors and learners from around the country included using numeracy in: art, photography, architecture, money and exchange, fossils, botany, kinaesthetic and visual ways, ‘maths for fun’, family maths, a numeracy screening tool, maths in everyday life, to support curriculum development in numeracy and solving maths-based and everyday design related numeracy problems.