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SMARTS Conversation: The MetaCOG Surveys and Toolkit

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Want to learn more about what motivates your students, identify where they could use EF support, and help them build their self-understanding? Look no further than the MetaCOG Surveys & […]

SMARTS Conversation: Time Management

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Time management is a crucial area of executive function. From using a planner and working productively to understanding how to measure time and accurately estimate, there are many EF demands […]

SMARTS Conversation: Parents (Conferences and more!)

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In many ways, parents are a natural partner when it comes to identifying and addressing the executive function challenges of our students. However, parents and teachers may have misaligned expectations […]

SMARTS Conversation: Reading and Writing

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When it comes to reading and writing, the EF demands of reading are often overlooked. Students may struggle to approach demanding reading and writing tasks strategically, relying on inefficient habits […]

SMARTS Conversation: Goal Setting

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Goal setting is at the heart of executive function. However, misaligned expectations and a lack of effective strategies can hinder students’ ability to set appropriately challenging and motivating goals. In […]

SMARTS Conversation:MetaCOG Surveys & Toolkit (Self-Understanding)

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With the school year well underway, it’s still a great time to administer the MetaCOG Surveys to collect information on students’ EF strategy use and motivation. This dynamic, interactive executive […]

SMARTS Conversation: Standardized Tests

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Standardized tests can be a daunting experience for students, but with the right strategies and support, they can excel and achieve their desired scores. In this session, we will explore […]