Executive Functioning is the brain based pathways that are required for humans to execute, or perform, tasks.
What is Executive Functioning?
- Impulse Control
- Emotional Control
- Working Memory
What do students with EF challenges look like in school?
- Off task
- Passing assignments in late
- Impulsive (saying or doing the first thing that crosses their mind)
- Messy backpack and desk
- Completing tasks out of order
- Emotional ups and downs
*Remember that these behaviors are developmental
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