The Windward Institute - Courses, Workshops, and Lectures

  • Math Skills
Understanding Dyscalculia: Strategies for Supporting Math Learning

Dates: Tuesday, November 14
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. ET
Instructor: Paul Riccomini, PhD
Recommended Participants: Administrators, Educators, Parents/Guardians
Price: $90

Why this course:

Dyscalculia is a learning disability that impacts a person’s capacity to understand mathematical and numerical concepts. This workshop is designed for educators, school leaders, and parents who want to better understand dyscalculia and its implications for mathematical development. Participants will leave with a newfound understanding and confidence in supporting learners with dyscalculia in mathematics.   

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Gain a clear understanding of dyscalculia, its defining characteristics, and how it differs from general math difficulties 

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of dyscalculia in students, enabling early identification and intervention 

  • Explore the impact of dyscalculia on learning mathematics and its potential long-term consequences 

  • Learn about effective instructional techniques that can be implemented to support students with dyscalculia in their math learning journey 

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