Dyscalculia – and how to cope with it

by 1389 on March 9, 2014

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Published on Jul 24, 2012 by Numberphile

An expert on on cognitive neuropsychology speaks to us about his research on the seldom-discussed “dyslexia for numbers”. Professor Brian Butterworth is based at University College London.

Dyscalculia is a learning disability involving mathematics and numbers.

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1 vera March 9, 2014 at 10:58 pm

I have this affliction. ..according to a therapist. Got a D- in algebra but I excel in everything else…with honors

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