An academic subject is a struggle, disliked, or avoided

Schoolwork doesn’t reflect the student’s effort

Schoolwork doesn't reflect intelligence gleaned from conversations or talents

Classroom test results don't reflect student's classroom work

Discrepancy exists between standardized test results and schoolwork

Homework takes too long to finish

Homework is a continuous point of contention

Reading is slow, or avoided altogether

Written expression is minimized or avoided

Math is  for aliens

Math skills are inconsistent

Memory problems disrupt learning

Tears, fits, or negative behaviors are used for task avoidance

Self-efficacy or self-image is at stake

An academic environment is uncomfortable

A new academic environmental match is sought

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