Math Tutoring Reduces Anxiety

 

Individualized math lessons improved kids’ arithmetic performance and made them feel more comfortable with the subject.  Anxiety about doing math problems can be relieved with a one-on-one math tutoring program, according to a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine. The tutoring fixed abnormal responses in the brain’s fear circuits.

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