Maths for mums and dads


Do you find you cannot help your children with their maths homework? Was arithmetic with its long division and long multiplication the bane of your primary school life?

Help is at hand: mathematician and author Rob Eastaway shows you the new techniques that many children are now taught, and that have been known to leave their parents at a loss.

You can hear Rob Eastaway on BBC Radio 4's More or Less on Friday 10 September 2010 at 1330 BST and again on Sunday 12 September at 2000 BST. Or catch it on the iPlayer.

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