The Mathematics Education group at HBCSE aims to understand and improve the learning and teaching of mathematics in school.

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Research

Our research aims at building more effective learning strands in upper primary mathematics, characterizing knowledge and beliefs that support effective mathematics teaching and connecting out-of-school mathematical knowledge and school learning.

HBCSE's Mathematics Education Research

Mathematics Education Research

Our research aims at building more effective learning strands for key topics in upper primary mathematics (algebra, fractions and multiplicative thinking, measurement), identifying knowledge and beliefs that support more effective mathematics teaching, and making connections between out-of-school mathematical knowledge and school learning…

Materials, Resources & Workshops

Users can download Maths for Every Child books (Homi Bhabha Curriculum for Primary Mathematics) for Class1, 2 and 3 here. There are also worksheets and games for teachers to use in mathematics classrooms and various Mathematics Laboratory (Maths Lab) activities. Here you will also find information, instructional materials and links to some free software relevant to mathematics education.

Teacher Professional Development

A major focus of our work is the professional development of in-service mathematics teachers. We aim at building all-round capacities of teachers, and strengthening identities of teachers as professionals rather than passing on specific teaching techniques or approaches. This section also has a number of actual classroom teaching videos in various mathematics concepts for teachers to watch…