1 Day Workshops
Competent executive skills are critical to success inside and outside school. Without an effective executive managing the brain, papers disappear, deadlines are missed, and answers are left incomplete on tests. Students who have executive weaknesses require structure, routine, and direct strategy instruction. This seminar provides a practical overview of executive function. The seminar begins with a focus on understanding the components of executive function; it then explores practical methods for creating structured environments that support executive function development and useful strategies for supporting and strengthening executive skills.
Upon completion, participants will be able to:
This course is appropriate for educators at the middle and high school level.
This course is offered for 0.5 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional area).
|5 hours/PDPs (included)
.5 ASHA CEUs (optional)
|July 9, 2018
8:30am - 3:00pm
Registration is unavailable at this time.
"This was my first professional development seminar and was wildly more informative and entertaining than I ever planned or hoped for. Tucker was great and I look forward to learning from or working with him in the future. Thanks so much!"
Tucker has taught study skills classes and language arts tutorials at Landmark High School since 2008, where he also serves as an academic advisor. Former roles include: residential administrator, lead study skills teacher, and cross-country coach. Tucker holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Bowdoin College and a master’s degree in special education from Simmons College.
Mr. Harrison receives a speaking fee.
Mr. Harrison states no nonfinancial relationships exist.