Football + Math = Education

By: Dayo Fasasi

_88967458_zamorano-getty

Reports show that Romania has one of the worst rates in the European Union for student drop outs, at 18%.

_88966979_romania-main-epaIn order to aid and induce the rate of studying within the county, the Romanian National Team Authority has printed mathematics equations on the backs of their training Jersey’s.

“Football and mathematics are not mutually exclusive,” said Romanian Football Federation’s President Razvan Burleanu. “Through this project, children will learn the basics of football and have an opportunity for the first time in our country – to discover mathematics through an attractive approach.”

Photo Credit: Getty Images and BBC

 

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s