LD Expert Podcast

Episode 12: Build Your Child’s Executive Function – Sarah Ward



    In this episode

    • How the Pandemic has impacted students' Executive Function
    • Practical strategies for parents to help their kids build Executive Function skills and situational awareness
    • Fun and simple exercises to develop time management, organization, problem-solving, decision making, & social skills

    Episode highlight

    "Executive Function is really forethought based. The more you can help your kids visualize - start with the end in mind and work backwards - the more success you'll have with developing Executive Function."


    Bonus Q&A

    • My 4th grader is showing issues with executive function. Is this typical at this age?
    • How does bad self-regulation and bad executive functioning relate?
    • How to encourage kids to stay motivated with boring activities?