Closing the maths attainment gap with one to one teaching

Personalised online tutoring programmes built for schools by maths experts

Closing the maths attainment gap with <span>one to one teaching</span>
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Closing the maths attainment gap with <span>one to one teaching</span>

Consistent and reliable maths support for schools

We believe teachers should have as much time as possible to do what they do best; high-quality whole class teaching.

That’s why we’ve spent the last 10 years working with schools like yours to provide extra support to teachers wherever you need it:

Maths tutoring trusted by 4,000 schools since 2013

Boost KS2 progress

Boost KS2 progress

Address gaps from Year 1-6, build arithmetic and reasoning skills and prepare pupils for KS2 maths SATs.

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Ease KS3 transition

Ease KS3 transition

Close gaps and accelerate progress in Year 7-9 students who are struggling to access the KS3 curriculum.

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Improve GCSE grades

Improve GCSE grades

Provide targeted revision opportunities to help more Year 10-11 students achieve their target grade.

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Why schools like yours choose Third Space Learning

Created by maths experts

Created by maths experts

All programmes are built by former maths teachers and all tutors are STEM specialists who receive intensive initial and ongoing training

"It’s such a fantastic, well-researched programme. It’s had a huge impact on our pupils’ maths learning. The tutors really build pupils' metacognition."

Simrat Mavi, Deputy Head, St Giles CE Primary School
Built for school budgets

Built for school budgets

By taking tutoring online, we've been able to reduce the cost of personalised one to one tutoring to the price many other providers charge for group sessions

“It’s just as effective as bringing in a one to one tutor but it’s so much cheaper, so you can afford to have more children doing it.”

Clare Sealy, Headteacher, St Matthias Primary School, London
Scalable and accessible

Scalable and accessible

You choose which pupils need support; we’ll provide a dedicated specialist maths tutor and a personalised learning journey for each one

"This provides the opportunity for a large number of children to engage in a bespoke maths intervention at the same time - with personalised objectives so everyone is at the right level."

Jane Powell, Assistant Head, Barton Seagrave Primary School
Personalised for each pupil

Personalised for each pupil

Tutoring content, pitch and pace is fully personalised following diagnostic and in-session assessments, meaning you can plug individual gaps across cohorts.

"No matter how much of a good teacher you are, you can never get to 30 children and do 30 different pieces of work and that is what is needed. It's the best type of intervention you can have"

Angela Kershaw, Maths Leader, St Augustine's Academy
Designed to ease the pressure

Designed to ease the pressure

Schools have a reliable, consistent and easy-to-run intervention for their target groups, giving class teachers more time to focus on whole class teaching

"Third Space Learning enables targeted one to one support to meet bespoke needs which frees up staff to carry out interventions with other pupils"

Matthew Wiley, Deputy Headteacher, Fallings Park Primary School


Schools supported

"The way the tuition is set up is seamless. One of the Deputy Heads recently observed a session and he immediately said “This is fantastic!”. I was thrilled that he had the opportunity to see how engaged the students were."

Darren Madourie, Maths Teacher
Holte School, Birmingham


Pupils taught

"This will really help me so much!

I'm getting more and more confident for my SATs every time I do these sessions! Thank you!"

Year 6 pupil

Working in partnership with the education community

Partner with National Tutoring Programme

We're proud to be a Department for Education-approved Tuition Partner.

Partner with Rising Stars

In an independent trial using PUMA tests, pupils made 7 months' progress in 14 weeks.

Partner with UCL

We've worked with researchers to develop a framework for the ideal one to one lesson.

Partner with What Works for Children Social Care

We've helped to generate evidence and improve outcomes for children in care.

Third Space Learning partner

We're helping to research the UK maths attainment gap and how tutoring can help.

Third Space Learning partner

We've looked at how global tutoring models can make tuition more accessible for schools.

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