Maths confidence gap leaves UK girls trailing, OECD says

23rd Jan 2014
BBC News Education - The maths ability of teenage girls in the UK is on average about three years behind their counterparts in high-performing Shanghai, according to figures from the OECD. TES - Pisa: 'Teachers must do more to make girls believe they can do well in maths'. OECD -PISA 2012 Results in Focus. OECD - Results from PISA 2012: United Kingdom.