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|Symptoms of Dyscalculia
"Dyscalculia is a specific learning difference, which affects the ability to acquire arithmetical skills and an intuitive grasp of numbers"
Source: Loughborough University https://tinyurl.com/y9rrv6cb
"Developmental Dyscalculia (DD) is a specific learning disorder that is characterised by impairments in learning basic arithmetic facts, processing numerical magnitude and performing accurate and fluent calculations. these difficulties must be quantifiably below what is expected for an individual’s chronological age, and [is not] caused by poor educational or daily activities or by intellectual impairments"
Source: British Dyslexia Association https://tinyurl.com/y8qobbjo
|Useful national contacts||
The British Dyslexia Association
|Children & young people||What is Dyscalculia? Why Some Kids Struggle with Maths While Doing Well at Other Subjects? (Centre for Neuroscience in Education)
The Dyscalculia Information Centre
What is Dyscalculia? (East Midlands Dyslexia Association)
Dyscalculia (Contact, charity for families with disabled children)
What is Dyscalculia? (Dyslexia Association)
Dyscalculia (Judy Hornigold)
|News and events|
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