Many adults are sensitive about their maths - they were glad to leave it behind when they left school and aren't very keen to resurrect old monsters, so they need plenty of reassurance. It is essential to give them the confidence to understand and use spreadsheets that will help with numerical problems and challenges in daily life. In this recorded session, we explore ways that you can use to teach aspects of the 'Processing numerical data' competencies from the Essential Digital Skills national standards, at the appropriate level. At the end of the session, you will be able to:
- Recognise the key knowledge components required to teach 'Processing numerical data'
- Identify practical approaches you can use to teach this subject
- Know where to access relevant resources and support