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Executive Functions

Website: http://www.kennedykrieger.org/professional-training/training-disciplines/special-education-fellowship
Location: Baltimore, MD
Members: 10
Latest Activity: Sep 14, 2016

Welcome to the Open Access Executive Function Module!

Welcome! This group is designed to be a module about executive funtion. To navigate the module, use the pages to the right of this text box.  The pages are numbered in a sequence designed to help users build understanding. However, feel free to jump around to topics of interest! Each Part has a corresponding discussion thread.  If you have comments or questions please post them on these discussion threads and someone will be able to answer your question and direct you to additional resources! 

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Discussion Forum

Part 1 Discussion Thread 1 Reply

Where do we see EF in the school setting? Continue

Started by Lisa Carey. Last reply by Martine Philippe-Auguste Oct 26, 2015.


We see executive function in a variety of task and procedures.Use of school wide agendas, providing background knowledge and engagement before teaching a new lesson, review sheets and practice test…Continue

Started by Martine Philippe-Auguste Oct 26, 2015.

Part 4 Discussion Thread

What can you do in your classroom or school to start supporting student executive functions. Continue

Started by Lisa Carey Jul 20, 2015.

Part 3 Discussion Thread

How does context influence expressions of EF? Continue

Started by Lisa Carey Jul 20, 2015.

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