Posts in Dyscalculia

U.S. Department of Education Encourages Schools to Use the Terms “Dyslexia,” “Dysgraphia” and “Dyscalculia” in IEPs.

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U.S. Department of Education Encourages Schools to Use the Terms “Dyslexia,” “Dysgraphia” and “Dyscalculia” in IEPs. In the News blog post by Geri Coleman Tucker  from Understood.org Oct 23, 2015 It’s always been OK to say “dyslexia,” “dysgraphia” or “dyscalculia” in an IEP. But now the U.S. Department of Education (ED) is encouraging states and school systems nationwide to use these terms when appropriate. They’re also reminding them that there’s nothing […] read full post >>

Themba’s “Math to a Higher Power”

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Themba’s “Math to a Higher Power” Themba’s “Math to A Higher Power” involves individualized instruction over the summer by a learning specialist to help students in grades 3-12 review cumulative math concepts they have not understood and prepare for the next school year in math. Our customized approach uses the student’s previous assessments and school reports to go back over earlier […] read full post >>

Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia

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Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with dyscalculia. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with dyscalculia become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve their math skills, oral […] read full post >>