The last decade has seen a great advance in the biological understanding of dyscalculia, or math disability. The DSM V groups a specific learning disorder in math (315.1) under Specific Learning Disability along with impairment in reading (315.000) and impairment in written expression (315.2). The NIH defines dyscalculia as a condition contributes to “difficulty understanding arithmetic […]
At the start of every term, students all over the world have to get ready for the spiel they need to say to their teachers in order to get accommodations in place.
It seems especially tough to expect elementary school students to do the talking, but if a parent or friend help coaches, it can be a positive experience […]