Monthly Archives: May 2014

Executive Function Activities for Adolescents

Executive Function Skills and Adolescence During adolescence, executive function skills are not yet at adult levels, but the demands placed on these skills often are. Teenagers need to communicate effectively in multiple contexts, manage their own school and extracurricular assignments, and successfully complete more abstract and complicated projects. Here are some suggestions for helping teens…
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Using Technology to Improve Executive Functioning Skills

Using Technology to Improve Executive Functioning Skills As parents and educators I am sure that we can all agree that with all of the merits of technology, it is a real distraction for our teens. For a student who has weak Executive Functioning skills, eliminating distractions is a crucial strategy for success. Technology, social media…
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