What in the world is dyscalculia?

by Dr. Honora Wall, Ed.D.

What in the world is dyscalculia? Dyscalculia is the math learning disorder most people have never heard of. Which is hard to believe, because approximately 5 million K-12 students have dyscalculia-- just in the USA! Find out what this learning disorder means to you as a teacher, a parent, and as a student. Presented by EduCalc Learning, https://www.educalclearning.com/ and hosted by Dr. Honora Wall, Ed.D. 

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E15 - Deficit Model vs Discrepancy Model

    S01 E15 - Deficit Model vs Discrepancy Model

    What is a deficit model? Is it bad? Is it useful? How can a teacher, administrator, or parent know the difference between a deficit model, a discrepancy model, or an intervention program? Find out in this episode.

    18:42
  • S01 E14 - From failure to NJHS

    S01 E14 - From failure to NJHS

    This is a success story about a student who went from failing math class to being inducted into the National Junior Honor Society! Find out how we did it in this episode. Email your episode requests to honora@educalclearning.com a...

    23:00
  • S01 E13 - Test Accommodations for Dyscalculia

    S01 E13 - Test Accommodations for Dyscalculia

    This episode discusses Dr. Wall's research into using increased blank space as a test accommodation for students with dyscalculia. Find out how she used a quantitative study to look into the use of increased blank space. Her resul...

    16:52
  • S01 E12 - My First Math Student

    S01 E12 - My First Math Student

    Dr. Wall discusses her first math student, and the lessons she learned in helping this person find success in math. Please send your comments or ideas for future episodes to honora@educalclearning.com, and visit www.educalclearnin...

    21:12
  • S01 E11 - The Problem with Basic Facts

    S01 E11 - The Problem with Basic Facts

    How long should you drill basic facts? For students with dyscalculia, the answer is never again! Stop drilling basic facts. Find out why, and what to do instead, in this episode. Share your comments with honora@educalclearning.com...

    18:10