Best suited Career Options & Jobs for people with dyslexia & dyscalculia

Best suited career options and jobs for dyslexia and dyscalculia

What will my child do in the future when he is facing so many difficulties with words and numbers? It is a common worry that almost all parents face when they realize that their children’s intelligence assessment test shows poor results. The good news is that having learning difficulties is not the end of the … Read more

Let’s celebrate the Dyslexia Awareness Month

OCtober dyslexia awareness month poster

Have you ever thought about what led to increased awareness about the learning disorders prevalent among children and adults? Though the term ‘dyslexia’ has been around us since 1887 when an ophthalmologist Rudolf Berlin coined it, the awareness did not reach its current state sooner after the event. People parried the problem of learning disorders … Read more

10 helpful apps for your learning disability

List of 10 helpful apps for learning disabilities

What is it like to be in the shoes of someone with a learning disability? The day-to-day lessons can be no less than a nightmare because they are differently-abled. If your child is one of those suffering from learning disabilities such as, dyslexia or dyscalculia, the effects can be magnanimous. As a parent, dealing with … Read more

Dyscalculia Activities: A different take on improving early math skills

List of dyscalculia activities

Dyscalculia is a learning disorder where the child cannot process the numbers or related operations in the mind using conventional methods. The dyscalculic children need alternative ways of learning math concepts. Such alternatives include activities that drive the children towards building number literacy and early math skills. Dyscalculia activities are helpful for home-schooling children. These … Read more

Dyscalculia Checklist: Signs to look for

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REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON AUG. 11, 2020 Dyscalculia is the difficulty of learning mathematics. It is not something that you can cure. This learning disorder is a part of the personality of a person. Only way to beat this disorder is to learn the ways to live with it. About 5% students in the primary … Read more

Important types of dyscalculia

Important types of dyscalculia

REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON AUG. 10, 2020 Often left undiagnosed behind dyslexia, Dyscalculia is the math’s and mathematical operations’ learning difficulty. This difficulty can stay with person throughout life. A dyscalculic person finds it difficult to recognize and count numbers; also, they cannot do mental math or judge distance or height, or deal with currency … Read more

Top 5 Websites for Dyscalculia

list of top 5 dyscalculia websites

Internet has become a valuable source of information. There is hardly any problem where solution is not available. People facing various kinds of issues turn to the web to find all possible help. The educationists and subject matter experts, accordingly, are creating invaluably informative material to offer a readymade solution. One such issue that is … Read more

Role of genetics in prevalence of dyscalculia

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REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON JULY 05, 2020 Several factors can contribute to the development of Dyscalculia in children. Brain’s chemistry, structure, function, and the environment are a few of the contributing factors. For the longest time, the role of genetics wasn’t considered to be of significant importance in developing Dyscalculia in a child. But with … Read more

Dyscalculia and Brain Activity-The Connection

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MEDICALLY REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S MEDICAL REVIEW PANEL ON JUNE 24, 2020 The fear of Mathematics and numbers is called Dyscalculia which is a learning disability also termed as number blindness.Extensive studies have recorded that nearly 7% of the population with average intelligence have the problem. The innate number sense of the human brain is not in sync … Read more

Top 11 must read books for dyscalculia

list of 11 top dyscalculia books

Please Note : This post may contains affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. “That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” This quote by Jumpa Lahiri holds so true that ultimate book lovers would have experienced it already. If you want to feel it then read it. There … Read more