By Amira Bryant
Other than a smile, mathematics is the universal language of the world, but many students don't speak it fluently.
Math presents a variety of struggles, according to students and education professionals.
Donna Herringshaw, a John Hardin high school math teacher, thinks it's an issue that can be traced back to elementary school.
“Students have been taught from a very young age that math is difficult,” Herringshaw said.