Parents With Math Anxiety Could Hinder Child’s Performance

Parents With Math Anxiety Could Hinder Child’s Performance

Children of math-anxious parents learned less math over the school year, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science (APS). Also, the research found that students of math-anxious parents were more likely to be anxious about the subject themselves—but only when the parents helped with math homework often.