When it comes to executive function challenges, you won’t get anywhere if you don’t build students’ self-understanding. This means helping them to develop a detailed awareness of their areas of strength and challenge as well as how they can apply that knowledge to the everyday business of being a successful student.
We love this video created by students at the Morrissey Compton Educational Center. These are students who know a lot about who they are, and despite their challenges, they are empowered to achieve their goals! Click the image bellow to see the video:
- Michael Greschler, M.Ed., SMARTS Director