Psychology Today: Why Does My Child Hate Math?

Self-Reg for parents, photo of man and son sitting on the grass together

Math shouldn’t be seen as just a tool, or a compulsory subject. It is an enriching mental experience. Yet more and more young children are fleeing from it, right at the start.

Read the Self-Reg view from Dr. Stuart Shanker in this three-part series on math for kids.

Part One | Part Two | Part Three

Dr. Stuart Shanker is a Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Psychology from York University and the Founder & Visionary of The MEHRIT Centre, Ltd. Stuart has served as an advisor on early child development to government organizations across Canada and the US, and in countries around the world. Dr. Shanker also blogs for Psychology Today