Optima Maths is a research-based programme for pupils in Key Stages 1, 2 and 3 that has been evaluated through a series of studies over the last 15 years and has been shown to have a huge impact in raising students’ attainments. It focuses on teaching essential core skills and how to use them, so that pupils can apply their mathematical knowledge to a wide range of meaningful contexts – an approach that has been shown to give the best SATs results. Optima Maths is available as an online programme and can be used with the whole class, groups or individual pupils.