Jalisha Braxton – Calculated Avoidance- Math Anxiety Leads to Math Avoidance in Effort- Based Decision-Making

By Stephen Hurley

Host Stephen Hurley scans the education ecosystem, looking for the people and ideas that are starting to change the way we think about teaching, learning, schools and communities.

Jalisha Braxton, a Doctoral student from the University of Chicago, presents her work on adult math anxiety, and the implications when negative feelings toward math are not addressed in