Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, teachers and parents – drum roll please!

Presenting the Commonwealth Bank Australian Maths Challenge, an exciting free event with great prizes, for students all around Australia to participate in. This is the 5th year running that the Mathletics team have put on a national challenge for Australian school students. This year, The Commonwealth Bank of Australia are helping out the Challenge by providing some great prizes to the top primary and secondary schools. The most exciting prize being the opportunity to win a cricket clinic run by a famous Australian cricketer at your school!

Full information on prizes will be announced in the coming days on the Challenge website and of course, right here on your official news page for Australia’s premier lead up event to World Maths Day 2011. This event is all about having fun, participation and improving numeracy in Australian students. It just so happens as well that week of the Challenge is also National Literacy & Numeracy Week, so teachers, this challenge could be a great way to celebrate the numeracy side of things with your students.

Signing off for now.

Challenge Team Aus.