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An Interview with Karen McGuigan – The Maths Mum


An interview with Karen McGuigan - The Maths Mum - talking about her experiences with Maths Anxiety

Maths Anxiety

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Rob Jennings from The Dyscalculia Network talking with Karen McGuigan – The Math’s Mum, about her experience and tips for dealing with Maths Anxiety.

List of questions:

  • Have you personally or have any of your children suffered from Maths Anxiety?
  • Is Maths Anxiety common within the Down Syndrome community?
  • How do you think that Maths Anxiety in parents effects their children?
  • What tips would you give to a parent, whose child is suffering from Maths Anxiety?
  • As a parent, what can we do to promote this condition to the wider world?

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