Executive Function Webinars

Executive Function and Middle School Success: Introducing the Launch of SMARTS Connect Curriculum

Description: Middle school presents a unique set of obstacles for students – juggling classes, navigating social-emotional demands, and developing independent learning habits can be overwhelming. This can be especially true for students with learning differences like ADHD or dyslexia, who may struggle with time management, organization, and self-regulation.

The Solution:

The challenges faced by many middle school students, and their teachers, can be addressed through executive function strategy instruction. The research is clear, when students learn the EF strategies they need to succeed, their academic performance, self-understanding, and effort improve. Join our FREE webinar to learn how to implement executive function strategy instruction in any classroom to empower the success of all students. Learn more about the importance of:

  • Time Management
  • Goal Setting Strategies
  • Organization Strategies
  • Self-Regulation Abilities

SMARTS Connect, the newest program from SMARTS, specifically target these key executive function processes by addressing developmental needs of middle school students. With over 50 lessons to choose from, we’ve developed a unique three lesson level system to provide 3 years of power executive function strategies. SMARTS Connect uses an engaging and interactive platform to put student learning and student self-understanding at the center, helping middle schoolers thrive and head to high school with confidence.

SMARTS, the leader in research-based executive function curricula, is used by over 250,000 students worldwide. SMARTS strategies empower students by reducing stress, boosting confidence and motivation, increasing independence and self-reliance, and helping them achieve lasting academic success.

Watch the webinar replay now and gain valuable insights on how to equip your students for success in middle grades and beyond! Pre-order the curriculum by June 30th to receive $50 off.

Key takeaways:

  • Understand the challenges middle schoolers face and why executive function strategies are crucial for their success.
  • Explore the features of the latest SMARTS program designed specifically for middle school students.
  • Gain insights on how to equip students to manage stress, boost confidence, and achieve academic goals.
  • Get a sneak peek at the SMARTS curriculum and discover how to implement it in your classroom.

Who should attend:

  • General education teachers
  • Special education teachers
  • School psychologists
  • School administrators
  • Curriculum specialists
  • Executive Function coaches

SMARTS is your go-to resource for executive function webinars.

Executive Function strategies help students handle challenging tasks as they set goals, shift flexibly, organize materials and information, and self-monitor and check their behavior and their work. Executive function is critically important for ALL students, from elementary school through college, whether learning in-person, remotely, or hybrid.

It’s clear that teachers, parents, and students need executive function strategies now more than ever. But where should you start? Learn the answer to all your EF questions from the experts! Our free webinars are a great way to begin your EF journey or explore a perspective on executive function that may be new to you.

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Looking to get some hands-on executive function training and professional development? Join us for one of our upcoming Executive Function Trainings. including the Executive Function Essentials and Executive Function Summit. Build your executive function toolkit with sessions that cover topics such as metacognition, organization, flexible problem solving, motivation, engagement and even math and dyslexia. Learn more here!