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Anyone studying/working in maths/science who used to struggle in school?

Discussion in 'Education and Employment' started by windowall, Jul 6, 2018.

  1. windowall

    windowall 見ぬが花

    Jun 28, 2018
    I want to go to school for maths/sciences but struggled in school growing up. Did anyone here overcome learning difficulties and was able to enter this field? I would love to hear your experience.

    I have low confidence from failing in school growing up but my goal is to learn skills to be successful in school and go back. I want to overcome my fear so I can enter a field that would probably be better suited for me.
  2. ZebraAspie

    ZebraAspie Well-Known Member

    Feb 24, 2017
    Online learning. You can do accountancy online and the ways it’s set up it’s well suited to independent learners. Their is also online A levels which I have started looking into. If you were to do a course like ATT (accountancy) it’s mostly adults so you can avoid some of them school issues.
  3. Mr Allen

    Mr Allen Well-Known Member V.I.P Member

    Mar 26, 2016
    I want to do GCSE Maths, it's the 1 qualification that has eluded me since before I left school and I kind of need it 26 years later, because even the basic minimum wage "Office Gofer" jobs require it.