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Executive Function Skills

Homework Refusal: Is It Laziness or Executive Functioning Issues?

  It's not uncommon for kids to be unexcited about doing homework. For some kids, this lack of enthusiasm translates into putting off homework or […]

Desks for Success: How to Create a Homework Space for Kids

Executive Functioning: Breaking Down Big Projects Into Manageable Pieces

It’s time to take a look at one of the most dreaded parts of the school year: the long-term project. Whether it’s a science fair project or a […]

Executive Functioning: Designing a Useful Homework Center

If your child struggles with organization and other aspects of executive functioning, you know that homework time can be one of the biggest […]

Executive Functioning: More Time Techniques

Executive Functioning: Building an Internal Clock

Children who struggle with executive functioning often have trouble dealing with abstract concepts. This weakness can affect everything from forming […]

Executive Functioning Explained

Learn more about executive functioning and executive skills and how your child's school performance can be affected by an executive function […]

ADHD, Executive Functioning and the Power of Pictures

  If you’re the parent of a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you know how hard it can be to get your child to follow […]

Self-Regulation and Task Initiation Strategies