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ONLINE: Assessing Executive Function Skill Gaps

  • May 14, 2020
  • 6:00 PM
  • Zoom meeting, Institute for Educational Advancement

Gifted Support Group mEeting: Assessing Executive Function Skill Gaps

Presented by the Institute of Educational Advancement. 

Speaker: Lauren Ma, Director of Stowell Learning Center, Irvine
ONLINE ONLY: Zoom link will be shared with your confirmation email

Click here for complete details and registration.

Now that school is remote, are you having to closely monitor your child's online learning?  Is your bright and capable child having issues with missing assignments, incomplete work, or motivation?  You are not alone!  In our current state of virtual learning, our kids are required to be more independent than ever, leaving parents to fill in the gaps for missing Executive Function skills. 
 
In this parent information session, we will be exploring the “function” of Executive Function, and learn about what underlying skills may be lacking when kids struggle with Executive Function, despite a student’s intelligence and a parent’s best efforts AND how to develop these skills.

Have specific questions about your child's Executive Function Skills (or lack thereof)?  You can respond to your confirmation email with your questions or ask questions during the meeting using the "chat" feature.

Free resource downloads that will be discussed during the presentation: https://stowellcenter.com/iea/

About the Speakers

Lauren was a classroom teacher before becoming the Director of Stowell Learning Center, Irvine and has worked closely with families of bright but struggling kids and teens for over 15 years.  Stowell Learning Center provides 1:1 cognitive training for kids and teens with learning and attention challenges to develop the underlying processing skills that support learning and functioning.  


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