Understanding Dyscalculia

Understanding Dyscalculia Delivered by Alison Burbeary Consultant Teacher in SEND; Specialist Leader in Education Date:               24th January 2023 Time:              9.00am-12.00pm Cost:               £45 per person  Suitable for: Sencos, maths co-ordinators, class teachers, teaching assistants in early years, primary, secondary and SEND settings Dyscalculia is a specific learning difficulty that is characterised by the impairment of learning basic arithmetic facts, the processing of numerical magnitude and performing accurate and fluent calculations. This course will explore what dyscalculia is, referring to current research, what are the typical indicators, and strategies to support dyscalculic pupils with their mathematical understanding. Understanding Dyscalculia will enable participants to:
  • Begin to recognise some of the features of dyscalculia as opposed to general maths difficulties
  • Have some understanding of particular aspects of mathematics that dyscalculic pupils struggle with
  • Consider the strategies that they can implement in their maths lessons to help
dyscalculic pupils  To book a place on this course, please visit our Eventbrite Booking System: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/understanding-dyscalculia-tickets-103711899082  


Jan 24 2023


9:00 am - 12:00 pm