Video: A College Student With Dyscalculia Shares Her Story

By The Understood Team
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Savannah was identified with dyscalculia in middle school. Hear Savannah talk about finally coming to terms with her math issues in high school, moving in with her grandmother after her mother passed away, and deciding to attend Arizona State University. And find out how she’s thriving in college through self-advocacy, accommodations, and a supportive disability services team.

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The Understood Team 

is made up of passionate writers, editors, and community moderators. Many of them learn and think differently, or have kids who do.

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