1 October 2008
There is some interesting research out which finds that many people have both dyslexia and dyscalculia. This study supports the view that dyscalculia stems from a difficulty linking symbols (for example ‘3’) to the meaning ( ♥ ♥ ♥ ) and helps clarify why the symptoms of dyslexia and dyscalculia have so many similarities.
You can read a summary of research by the University of Western Ontario here
Or find out more about the Davis® Maths Mastery Programme here