What Math Anxiety Feels Like

What Math Anxiety Feels Like

Recently, I’ve read some excellent articles that cover math anxiety.They have me reflecting on my own childhood.I remember this time vividly, due to trauma I experienced. Even as an adult, it is difficult to leave the painful experiences behind. When we talk...
The Story of the Locked Box and the Key of Dreams

The Story of the Locked Box and the Key of Dreams

I don’t think that I’ve ever had full access to my mathematical abilities. When I was a child, I struggled with math and was behind developmentally from other children. I had issues associated with dyscalculia. Such as an inability to read an analog clock or make...
A Lesson from G.H Hardy

A Lesson from G.H Hardy

G.H Hardy is a mathematician from the early 1900’s. He spent most of his career at Trinity College, Cambridge in the UK. The latter half of his career was spent as the Savilian Professor of Geometry at Oxford University. Hardy had much to say about the role of...