Presenter: Jennifer Wagrowski-NSSED District Services Coach, Sheena Watterson-NSSED District Services Coach
Intended Audience: Educators who support students with executive functioning deficits, including special education and general education teachers, school psychologists, speech/language pathologists, social workers and paraprofessionals.
Activity Description: We will dive deeper into the Executive Functioning conversation! It is not essential that you attended the previous network meeting related to Executive Functioning in order to participate in this session.
We will have a facilitated discussion of Smart but Scattered by Peg Dawson as it relates to executive functioning strategies in schools. We will also discuss additional strategies and supports for students in the area of Executive Functioning. Participants are encouraged to read this book prior to the session and share their reactions.
Below is a link for purchasing this book:
*I can identify strategies to increase student independence within their executive functioning skills.
*I can identify supports for different areas of executive functioning.
PD Hours: 1.5
Registration/Coffee: 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Session: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm