Live today: Discover magazine is running a story about dyscalculia, a specific math learning difficulty that affects about 6-10% of the population. Titled How Can a Smart Kid Be So Bad at Math? the article focuses on what is known about dyscalculia and math learning difficulties more generally. The story discusses a young woman here in
Ed was interviewed for the local NBC 15 Newscast about the summer “brain drain” which aired at 10 pm on July 1st. The story (both video and text) is reposted here. The UW-Madison School of Education new page also has a short write up here.