Preschool Children with Inability to Estimate Quantity Results to Later Math Difficulty

credit: Wingwire

A University of Missouri team of psychologists found that preschoolers with inability to estimate the number of objects in a group were 2.4 times more likely to have a later mathematical learning disability compared to their peers.

The study, entitled "Quantitative deficits of preschool children at risk for mathematical learning disability," was published in the journal Frontiers in Psychology.

Read the Entire Article

Federal Programs Related to - Learning Disabilities Research

Programs in the systematic study of the prevention, treatment and cure of learning disorders, disorders in one or more of the basic psychological processes which are involved in understanding or using spoken or written language. Acquired Language Disorders Research; Aphasia Programs Research; Dyslexia Programs Research

Federal Programs Related to - Mathematics

Programs that conduct research in mathematics, the science which addresses quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships using symbolic logic and language.

Algebra; Algebra & Number Theory; Algebraic Structures; Bayesian statistics; Calculus; Computational Mathematics; Differential Equations; Discrete Mathematics; Dynamic Systems; Euclidean Geometry; Finite Mathematics; Functional Analysis; Geometric Analysis; Geometry; Integral Geometry; Linear Algebra; Linear Systems; Markov Processes; Mathematical Measurement; Mathematical Statistics; Monte Carlo Method; Non-Euclidean Geometry; Number Theory; Numerical Analysis; Probability; Probability Theory; Real Analysis; Statistical Analysis; Statistical Techniques; Statistics ; Symbolic Logic; Topology & Foundations; Trigonometry

Share This Page

Social Entrepreneurship

Green Coworking Space Expands To Serve Denver’s Green Movement

Green Coworking Space Expands To Serve Denver’s Green Movement
The country’s first green coworking space, Green Spaces, is a hub for green and socially...

Share on Facebook

Jobs Sponsored By
Building Stronger Communities

  Human Services Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs

Community Information and News

Community Information and News