Difficulties with Maths a talk by Joanna John-Baptiste
The speaker, Joanna John-Baptiste, is the Maths Learning Support Specialist in a secondary school. She works with
students 1-to-1, with groups and advises her colleagues about techniques for teaching Maths and meeting the needs of
students with SEN in their class.
Here is an outline of Joanna’s talk, which covered Maths in Key Stages 2, 3 and 4:
Difficulties in Maths: common traits
Cognitive Overload: what it is and what to do about it