Video: Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, and Genetics

By The Understood Team

Do you ever wonder if dyslexia is genetic? What about dyscalculia—is it hereditary? Why do some kids have both?

Hear from expert Daniel Ansari on whether there’s a dyslexia gene or a dyscalculia gene. Plus, learn why so many kids who struggle with math also struggle with reading.

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    The Understood Team is made up of passionate writers and editors. Many of them have kids who learn and think differently.