Summer Summit

Summer Summit: Creating Strategic Classrooms and Learning Environments

Presented by: Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D. HOW do we empower students to learn HOW to learn so that we can reduce stress and promote academic success in school and in life? This presentation will provide an overview of executive function and metacognition and will focus on the what, why, how of teaching executive function across the grades and content […]


Summer Summit: Promoting Flexible Thinking, Emotional Regulation and Self-Monitoring

Presented by: Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D. and Donna Kincaid, M.Ed. How can executive function strategies help students to learn when their funnels (or brains) get clogged and they become overwhelmed and anxious?  Join us to learn practical, hands-on strategies that help students to think flexibly, overcome obstacles, and reduce stress as they master their work at home and in […]


Summer Summit: The Home-School Connection: Essential for Learning Executive Function Strategies

Presented by: Jane Gertler, Ph.D. and Mindy Scirri, Ph.D. Whether you are a teacher or a parent, you understand that executive function is critically important for day to day living. Both at home and at school, students need executive function strategies to handle challenging tasks as they set goals, shift flexibly, organize materials and information, […]