Reply To: Homework Help Needed! Math Word Problems!

Penny Williams

It does sound like he may be struggling with anxiety about potentially get the wrong answer. Perfectionism is anxiety, really.

It could also be a language processing issue. Here’s some insights into that so you can determine if maybe it’s something you should explore.

[Screener] Auditory Processing Disorder in Children

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