6 Common Math Issues that Plague Teen Students [014]

by | Feb 2, 2018

This podcast episode is an audio version of a guest post I wrote on SethPerler.com.  In this audio version, I add in some additional details.  The article really resonated with Seth’s audience, so I wanted a way to share it here on the podcast.

In this episode, you’ll learn the 6 common math issues that plague teen students and what you can do about them:

  1. Spotty recall of math facts
  2. Fraction panic
  3. Symbol overwhelm
  4. Attention to detail
  5. Poor note taking
  6. Resistance to math in general

My favorite point in the entire article is this truth:

Read the entire article and grab the references by visiting the post at sethperler.com/math-issues

mathformiddles.com/episode14 will also redirect you there.

During the show, I also mention two resources of interest to students struggling with fractions:

But you can also explore working with myself or Kara 1:1.  Head to our How it Works page to learn more.

Adrianne Meldrum

Adrianne Meldrum

Owner of Math for Middles

I’m the owner and creator of the math videos here at Math for Middles.  I’ve tutored students for over ten years.  When I am not creating here, you’ll find me down by the river with my family.  Interested in working with me?  Connect with me here.

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