Executive Functioning Skills in Children and Adolescents

Class Details

  • Class Type: Online
  • Date: 1/27/2020 - 3/1/2020
  • Adams State Credit: 2
  • Nonmember Price: $190
  • CEA Member Price: $90
  • Registration for the optional graduate credits ($55 per credit) is a separate transaction through Adams State. Registration information will be available after you enroll.

  • Currently Enrolled: 20 of 25
  • Class Type: Online
  • Date: 1/27/2020 - 3/1/2020
  • Adams State Credit: 2
  • Nonmember Price: $190
  • CEA Member Price: $90
  • Registration for the optional graduate credits ($55 per credit) is a separate transaction through Adams State. Registration information will be available after you enroll.

  • Currently Enrolled: 14 of 25

About the Course

Executive functioning skills describe a persons ability to orgainzie our behavior. Through the use of these skils, we can plan and organize activities, sustain attention, and persist to complete a task. Many students struggle with these skills and require additional support to help develop these skills. This course will look at interventions that can be used in the classroom to support students with the development of these executive functioning skills. This course appeals to teachers, administrators, and support staff at all levels (K-12).

Required Text:

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the 10 executive functioning skills that exist and the role that these skills play instudent learning
  • Design interventions and modifications to best support student acquisition of theexecutive functioning skills.
  • Evaluate student data to create and adjust intervention plans to best meet the needs of students.
  • Grade(s): Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade Elementary K-5 Secondary 6-12
  • Subject(s): Professional Development

Reviews

Elizabeth Fessenden
This class was AMAZING! Every teacher should take this class! I was able to implement so many useful strategies!!!
Tiffany M
This class was awesome! Executive functioning is something all teachers deal with. It was great to learn more information, and to learn new tools that will help students grow and thrive (and the teacher to) in school!
Chrystal Hernandez
This was such an interesting course and the book was easy to read! I recommend this course to everybody. It's just the right amount of time and workload.

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