The Age (syndicated nationally), Thursday 4 August 2016. AMSI data shows Year 12 female students are trailing their male counterparts with only 9.6 per cent undertaking advanced 17.5 per cent intermediate mathematics. Fairfax journalist, Timna Jacks breaks down findings from a University of Melbourne study on whether girls in single sex high schools are more confident in mathematics. Read Now.
AMSI has been outstandingly successful as an advocate for mathematics and mathematics education. The establishment of the International Centre of Excellence for Education in Mathematics…and the associated The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project have had a significant impact on mathematics education, most notably through its textbooks and teacher materials.