Brooklynn Sanders

Planning and Play: the keys to working from home

As seen in our other blog post about cognitive control, parents should incorporate play into a student’s daily routines. However, time at home can quickly turn unproductive if students don’t have a set routine. Using schedules and creative EF activities, parents can ensure student success at home.  Parents should use extended play prompts to increase …

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How Parents Can Improve Cognitive Control 

According to NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children, a child’s ability to concentrate on a task and demonstrate self-control is called cognitive control. Cognitive control is on a spectrum: easily distracted to able to concentrate. It may be interesting to know that the brain turns cognitive control “on” or “off” as it sees fit. Self-evaluation is …

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Back-to-school resource guide

GOOD NEWS! We put together some FREE resources specifically for awesome parents just like you.