Statistics in Your World is the series title for the teaching material developed
by the Schools Council Project on Statistical Education for 11 to 16 year olds.
The Project's material links together the statistics used and taught in different
disciplines - geography, science, social science, the humanities, and mathematics.
The material helps pupils to develop an insight into the statistical problems
of everyday life. It adopts a balanced approach to the teaching of statistics by
emphasizing the practical background of statistical investigations and the
inferences that can be drawn from them, as well as introducing pupils to basic