EF 202: Instructional Strategies for Optimizing Executive Function Growth

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Welcome to Instructional Strategies for Optimizing Executive Function Growth

This course on building and improving Executive Function skills will draw upon existing scientific literature, illustrative videos, and interactive discussions to help participants gain a deeper understanding of EF skills and how to support them in children. The material will highlight general principles for using EF activities in the classroom and specific ideas for merging EF support with existing curricular and programmatic goals.

You can choose to complete it in one or many sessions individually or as a group. Included in each module is a Reflect and Apply section to facilitate discussions.

(To learn more about our courses or enroll in EF 202, click here.)

Key ideas:

  1. Review the basics of Executive Function
  2. Understand key takeaways from existing research on EF interventions
  3. Discuss how to support EF development through supportive surroundings and encouraging mindfulness and reflection
  4. Understand how play, toys, games, STEAM, and classroom activities can support EF development
  5. Understand how to implement instructional strategies in the classroom

This course includes formative assessments after each module as well as a final assessment upon completion of all content. Get started by clicking on Module 1: Review of Executive Function below!

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b.graham
Posted 2 weeks ago
EF can be easily integrated into daily practice and routines.

The many examples of games and activities are most helpful.

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manuela.nubes
Posted 2 weeks ago
Strategies to develop EF skills.

I liked the whole course. My expectations after finish this course is keep using the different EF strategies so my students continue to develop EF skills.

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jploma
Posted 2 months ago
EF Skills are developed in all ages.

Gives the science behind what we do.

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irina.carpenter
Posted 3 months ago
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dcurley
Posted 1 year ago
Engaging for a long time

This a very extensive and perfectly challenging training. The information was advanced and fresh and presented in a variety of entertaining modalities. Very fun and useful!

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carolklages
Posted 1 year ago
USE EF Daily

Liked the flow of information and its ease of reading. Disliked the amount of examples. Needed more for high school age

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dhill
Posted 1 year ago
Clear and informative

This course provided research, real life examples, and strategies.

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