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Dyscalculia

Understanding Dyscalculia in Your Child

Does your child have dyscalculia? Or are you concerned your child has this math learning disability?…

Signs of Dyscalculia at Different Ages

Signs of dyscalculia, also known as a math learning disability or math disorder, can be hard to spot…

Dyscalculia Fact Sheet

What is dyscalculia? This fact sheet has basic information about dyscalculia. Print it out for famil…

Math Anxiety vs. Dyscalculia in Kids: Comparing the Signs

Math anxiety and dyscalculia are different, but the signs can look similar. Which is causing your ch…

My Child Was Just Diagnosed With Dyscalculia. Now What?

If your child has received a dyscalculia diagnosis, you may wonder what to do next. These steps can …

Video: Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, and Genetics

Are dyscalculia and dyslexia hereditary? Is there a dyslexia gene or a dyscalculia gene? Why do some…

10 Surprising Ways Dyscalculia Impacts Kids

Dyscalculia can impact kids in unexpected ways. Here are 10 surprising behaviors you may see in your…

Video: Why Is Dyslexia Diagnosed More Often Than Dyscalculia?

Experts say the two are equally common in the general public. So why is it that most people know wha…

7 Common Myths About Dyscalculia

Who says dyscalculia isn't common? Here are seven common myths about dyscalculia, and the facts to d…

A Day in the Life of a Teen With Dyscalculia

What's it like to have dyscalculia? Get a glimpse at how dyscalculia, or a math learning disability,…

Dyscalculia: Questions From Families Answered

Do you have questions about dyscalculia, or math learning disabilities, in kids? Get answers to comm…

Dyscalculia: Ways to Help Your Child at Home

How can you help your child with dyscalculia or math learning disabilities at home? Try these dyscal…

Video: What Dyscalculia Means

What’s the definition of dyscalculia? Watch as an expert explains what dyscalculia means and how it …

5 Tips to Help Grade-Schoolers With Dyscalculia Learn Multiplication

Help your child learn multiplication with these fun games and activities. Get tips to help grade sch…

What Is a Specific Mathematics Disability?

What is a specific mathematics disability? Learn about math difficulties and learning disorders in c…

Why Does My Child Have Trouble Counting?

A family asks why their 8-year-old is struggling with counting. Hear from an expert on why learning …

Classroom Accommodations for Dyscalculia

What types of accommodations can help students with dyscalculia? Here are dyscalculia accommodations…

Treatment for Kids With Dyscalculia

Learn about dyscalculia treatment options for children and how to help kids with math learning disab…

10 Terms to Know If Your Child Struggles With Math

Understanding math terminology can help you take an active role in conversations about your child's …

What Is Number Sense?

What is number sense, and how can kids develop stronger number sense? Find out what number sense is …

How Games Can Help Kids Get Better at Math

Playing math games can help kids who struggle with math. Read about the benefits of math games and g…

How Can I Help My Child Use Abstract Thinking in Math?

Many kids have trouble doing math in their heads. Here's how to help your child shift from adding an…

Why Some Kids Have Trouble Learning Left From Right

Left-right confusion is surprisingly common. Find out why kids might mix up left and right or have t…

Video: What Third Graders Learn About Multiplying and Dividing Numbers

Find out what multiplication and division skills kids typically learn in third grade.

Video: A Grandmother on Raising Her Grandchild With Dyscalculia

When her daughter died, Hedy Treviño became the caretaker of her granddaughter with dyscalculia. Wat…

Tutoring Kids With Dyscalculia: What You Need to Know

A child with dyscalculia may need more math support than the school can provide. Here's what to look…

5 Self-Advocacy Sentence Starters for Grade-Schoolers With Dyscalculia

Grade-schoolers with dyscalculia may not know what to say when they need help. Here are some sentenc…

6 Self-Advocacy Sentence Starters for Middle-Schoolers With Dyscalculia

Middle-schoolers with dyscalculia may hesitate to self-advocate at school when they need help. Here …

The Difference Between Dyslexia and Dyscalculia

Dyslexia and dyscalculia can both make math hard. But even though dyscalculia is sometimes called ma…

Types of Tests for Dyscalculia

If you think your child has dyscalculia, testing as part of a full evaluation may give you an answer…

Celebrity Spotlight: Mary Tyler Moore Was Grateful to Finally Discover Her Dyscalculia

The beloved star of the famed "Mary Tyler Moore Show" had a tough time learning and making friends a…

Signs of Dyscalculia at Different Ages

Signs of dyscalculia, also known as a math learning disability or math disorder, can be hard to spot…

Video: A College Student With Dyscalculia Shares Her Story

Not long after Savannah learned she had dyscalculia, her mother passed away. Through strength and se…

Video: Are Boys Better at Math Than Girls?

Have you heard people say that girls are bad at math? That boys are better at math than girls are? I…

6 Books to Help Young Kids Build Math Skills

When math is presented in a story, kids can build math skills in fun ways. These six books about mat…