Welcome to Interventions for Success: How to Develop Executive Function Skills
This course on executive function intervention will draw upon existing scientific literature, illustrative videos, and interactive discussions to help participants gain a deeper understanding of executive function skills – what they are, why they’re important, and how they develop – and how to support them in young children. The material will highlight general principles for EF intervention and specific ideas for merging EF support with existing curricular and programmatic goals.
1. Outline and understand the background of executive function (EF).
2. Understand general take-aways from existing research on EF intervention.
3. Identify topics to reflect on and incorporate into your EF support efforts.
This course includes formative assessments after each module as well as a final assessment upon completion of all content. At the end of each lesson, look for the MARK LESSON AS COMPLETE button to track your progress. Get started by clicking on Module 1: Executive Function Background below!