[Athen] Question About Dyscalculia From Wyoming
ea at emptech.info
Sun Oct 25 10:14:47 PDT 2009
A bit late in the day Patrick but there are some useful free tools mentioned
on Dystalk http://www.dystalk.com/resources/tools
The site also has a set of videos on the subject but they are mainly for
younger children. However, we have a University Centre that specialises in
the subject at Loughborough called The Dyscalculia and Dylexia Interest
Group (DIGG) http://ddig.lboro.ac.uk/ but it does not appear to be working
at the moment so maybe the Brain HE site will help a little
Best wishes E.A.
Mrs E.A. Draffan
Learning Societies Lab,
ECS, University of Southampton,
Tel +44 (0)23 8059 7246
From: athen-bounces at athenpro.org [mailto:athen-bounces at athenpro.org] On
Behalf Of Patrick Burke
Sent: 23 October 2009 17:43
Subject: [Athen] Question About Dyscalculia From Wyoming
I just had a question come in from Wyoming, asking about what tools
are available for students with dyscalculia at the post-sec. level.
Dyscalculia is an area I don't know much about, let alone what
relevant provisions there are under Wyoming disability law.
So, with all the Rocky Mountain folks around here, I thought someone
might be able to send some pointers. I can either fwd the answers or,
if you don't mind, put you in touch directly with the person asking
So, we're looking for both tools that help dyscalculia (talking
calculators? other?), as well as self-help / advocacy resources.
Thanks very much in advance, & very sorry that I won't be making my
own trip to the Rockies next month.
Patrick J. Burke
UCLA Disabilities &
Phone: 310 206-6004
E-mail: burke <at> ucla. edu
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