I’ m No Good at Math!

How many times have math teachers heard that excuse?  Worse yet, how many times has the speaker sounded like it was an accomplishment and was bragging?  Ridiculous!  No one would sound proud to say, “I can’t read!” so why is it acceptable to say that you are not good at math?  Correct response:  It isn’t!

 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2016/04/25/stop-telling-kids-youre-bad-at-math-you-are-spreading-math-anxiety-like-a-virus/

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