Empowering teachers: Success for learners

01 November 2013

There is widespread agreement about the importance of mathematics for individuals and for wider society. This report highlights that all students should receive high-quality mathematics teaching from teachers who are themselves professional learners. A world-class education system needs to empower its teachers by nurturing a culture of professional development. All teachers should be entitled to, and have responsibility for, continuing to update their skills and subject expertise throughout their career.