Dyscalculia: News from the web:
At Brandfort college they heard inspiring stories from a range of accomplished women; one stuck out:
From Bev Fox, head of FE art, science and humanities at the college, there was a story of overcoming dyslexia and dyscalculia and discrimination. As a physical trainer in the Army, she was able to train young men to join the elite Parachute Regiment but was not allowed to become a Para herself. That frustration, along with the military’s stance on LGBT personnel at the time, saw her move into the prison service and then into teaching, as a public services and sports tutor.
She said: “My advice is, whatever you want to be, just go for it.”
Read all about it: HERE