Website Resources for Adult Numeracy

Criteria and Support

Core Curriculum (Revised) is available on-line.


Embedded Materials are available for a wide range of vocational subjects. This site contains the online versions of the Skills for Life Materials for Embedded Learning. These embedded teaching and learning materials are designed for use by teachers: vocational teachers and trainers, Skills for Life teachers, teachers working in community, employability and health settings and employability programmes. 


National Institute for Adult and Community Education (NiACE) has a useful numeracy page.


National Numeracy


Ofsted Report on Numeracy 2011. This report evaluates the quality of numeracy provision for young people and adults seen in visits between May and November 2010 to 59 providers including colleges, independent learning providers, local authority providers of adult and community learning, prisons and Probation Trusts.


Skills for Life Network is a website for all those involved in teaching SfL. You can register with them and receive fortnightly updates and details of jobs in the sector.  


Skills for Life Survey 2011 – Headline Findings can be found here. The full report is also available.


Thinking Through Mathematics provides resources for rich activities to teach numeracy.  You will need to be registered with NCETM (free) to access this resource.


Training Adult Literacy, ESOL and Numeracy Teachers (TALENT) is a London based organisation which lists training events and courses throughout the UK.