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Executive Functioning:  What is it and a free conference to help you learn more and skill build. 

Executive Functioning:  What is it and a free conference to help you learn more and skill build. 

Understood.org says that executive functioning can be described as “the management system of the brain.” This is a good umbrella way of thinking about the executive functions but to get more specific, executive functions generally include the following skills: impulse control, emotional control, flexible thinking, working memory, self-monitoring, planning and prioritizing, task initiation and organization.

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Back to School 2020-2021: In-person, Hybrid or Remote? What about students on IEPs?

Back to School 2020-2021: In-person, Hybrid or Remote? What about students on IEPs?

The initial guidance from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (“DESE”) instructed each district to prepare Learning Plans for in-person, hybrid learning and remote learning.  Many districts have presented hybrid and remote learning plans to the community.  What is the guidance for hybrid or remote learning 2020-2021?  How will students on IEPs be considered? 

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