Reply To: Math troubles

Penny Williams

This could be a learning disability called Dyscalculia. It’s common to co-exist with ADHD.

When Math Just Doesn’t Add Up: Understanding Dyscalculia

Find someone at school you can confide in about this — the math teacher or a guidance counselor. Let them know that you’re trying super hard and struggling. Because you go to someone and ask for help, they’ll know you actually are really trying.

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