Cambridge professors will set tough new maths A-levels after the university became the first to intervene in the exams system.
Deputy Vice Chancellor of University of East Anglia
University applications fall more sharply in the East of England than the rest of Britain.
The number of pupils taking an A-level in mathematics has hit record levels and now Cambridge University has come up with a new way of teaching the subject to make sure pupils are better prepared for degree level study.
Education Secretary Michael Gove visited their maths department today to talk about the plans.
Changes to the way mathematics is taught in schools have been announced at Cambridge University.
Education Secretary Michael Gove visited the maths department to talk about a new strategy which aims to make young people better equipped for degree courses in the subject when they move on to higher education.
A Level students from Leiston High School tell Anglia News about their hopes and fears for the future.