Maths and Computer Science Tutor Blog

Treasure Island

(Click on image to play.) I made this game with JavaScript to help students learn about Pythagoras’ Theorem while having fun at the same time. One use of Pythagoras’ Theorem which people are often unaware of is that it is

Online Maths Tuition

I’ve now started giving online maths lessons via Skype. This is an excellent way for students around the world to get close individual attention while they learn and prepare for Maths GCSE and other exams. I have a webcam pointing

Place Value

People often take the amazingness of mathematics for granted and forget that it is the most powerful technology ever invented by man. One huge leap that happened about 3,000 years ago was the invention of the place value system. Prior