Solutions for Smart but Struggling Students

Session 9: Executive Function Strategies in Plain English

Sharon Saline, Ph.D.
Running time: 21:50

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  1. Min on October 21, 2019 at 7:46 pm

    The more watching these videos, the more I’m convinced that “I” used to be just like my kids in executive function. Luckily, I have met my husband who teaches me how to plan and how to prioritize tasks.
    For this day, I didn’t realize these skills have to be taught.
    Now I can teach my kids. Thank you Sharon and Debbie!

  2. margie on September 26, 2019 at 3:43 pm

    I agree with what the others said … she was about to give us the most important EF skill and you said something about your son, so she never came back to it. I wonder if you can share that with us PLEASE even if we can’t afford to get the all access pass??

    • Debbie Steinberg-Kuntz on September 26, 2019 at 9:18 pm

      Ok guys, I have a couple of emails into Sharon Saline. Hopefully she will reveal all soon!

      Stay tuned…


  3. Julie on September 26, 2019 at 10:39 am

    Two minutes in and already loving the straightforward talk! Thank you!

  4. Leslie on September 25, 2019 at 11:35 am

    I agree wtih Sarah! Indeed I would love to know what Sharon was about to say about what builds the last and most important executive function skill!
    Thank you!

  5. Amy Nassisi on September 25, 2019 at 10:51 am

    I loved this session!
    I use language about learning to “borrow motivation” to teach the skill of using a “thing they want to do” as a self incentive to get something that they find harder to focus on done. I really do believe many of these kiddos are borrowing dopamine from their fun activities to get those math pages done. And that’s a powerful skill for them to master!

  6. Sarah D. on September 25, 2019 at 10:51 am

    Sharon never got to her point about “the thing that builds the last and most important executive function skill!” It is like a cliff hanger that didn’t get resolved! 🙂 It would be great to know what she was going to say. Thank you!

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