Math Anxiety: 7 Simple Solutions

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Provide Role Models

Your child may believe she has nothing in common with “math people.” Finding a role model who enjoys math, either in her personal life or through history, can go a long way toward making her feel more comfortable with the subject. That might mean finding a female role model for a girl or a minority role model for a student of a specific ethnicity. History is full of people who used math to affect culture in practical ways.