Author: Dr Niamh O’Meara (University of Limerick) Dr Fiona Faulkner (Technological University Dublin) Dr Mark Prendergast (University College Cork) Dr Kathy O’Sullivan (University of Galway) and Advisor Professor Merrilyn Goos (University of the Sunshine Coast)
Numeracy Definition Report
This research report describes adult learners’ understanding and conceptualisation of numeracy. It was done to support the development of a working definition for numeracy in Ireland. This was a recommendation in SOLAS, the Further Education and Training Authority’s report ‘Good Practice in Integrated and Standalone Numeracy Provision at Levels 1-3’.