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⚠ In 2015, 29% of 15-year-olds in the United States of America, scored deficient (in the lowest 10%) on international tests of mathematical literacy- that's 3 in every 10 students below proficiency level 2- worse than half (35) of the 69 countries tested. Only 6%, scored above 90% proficiency (level 5), worse than 36 countries. Source: NCES, 2016, p.23.


Could it be Math Learning Disability?

Dyscalculia Checklist

Learning Disabilities Checklist

VIDEO Dyscalculia Signs & Research

How do I get tested for a learning disability?
Kimberly Hoogenboom, Intern 2016-17

Penn State University
Majors: Math, Statistics
Actuarial Science
Penn News: Awards #1
Kim's website
Kim on LinkedIn

Alexander Hoeft, Mechanical Engineering Student

Student with dyscalculia.
Dyscalculic accountant shares how she keeps 
her numbers straight.

Guidance for students 
age 5 to 21 and adults.

LD assessment by Dyscalculia.org 

What can I do about math failure in college? 

Advice for college students with Math Learning Disability

Alternate paths to satisfy your college algebra requirement.
A Mind for Numbers:
How to Learn Math
and Science
(even if you
flunked Algebra)
Mind for Math

How can I learn math if I have dyscalculia?

How to learn math if you have a math learning disability.

Some Remedial Programs for MLD.

 Free / low cost digital tools for learning math when you have math LD.

Dyscalcuia Books | Tools | Apps
a book 
Barbara Oakley,

Dr. Oakley's
Free Class ~ Coursera
Learning How to Learn
U. of California, SD
MindShift, break through barriers to learning and discover your hidden potential. A book by Dr. Barbara Oakley, Engineering Professor, who trumped dyscalculia.

MindShift: Break through barriers to learning and discover your hidden potential.
by Dr. Oakley 
 Who can I talk to about dyscalculia?

Email Renee  |  Experts  |  Mentors  |  Dyscalculia.org Contacts

 Dr. O's TedTalk
Learning How to Learn
Where can I share my experiences with math?

 The Dyscalculia.org Blog | Other Dyscalculia Blogs  |  Stories  |  Mentors

 What does US Federal Education Law say about
Specific Learning Disability?

2016 ADA New Guidance on ADA Americans w/ Disabilities Act

Video US. Dept. of Special Ed & NCLD:  

Endrew F. v. Douglas ( Dec. 7. 2017)
IDEA: The IEP must contain programming appropriate to student circumstances to facilitate progress in the curriculum.

IDEA Changes 6/29/2017

School 504 Plans
(Fed. Guide 12/30/16)

Disabilities & Charter Schools - Rights & Responsibilities
Webinar - 60 min. (12/30/16)

 How can I become a Dyscalculia-competent advisor?

Take the free 30-minute mini-course,
 Dyscalculia Competencies for College Advisors.

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 List of References: Experts, Authors, & Research featured in this Dyscalculia Signs & Research [Video].