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Executive Function in Education: From Theory to Practice

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This uniquely integrative book brings together research on executive function processes from leaders in education, neuroscience, and psychology. It focuses on how to apply current knowledge to assessment and instruction with diverse learners, including typically developing children and those with learning difficulties and developmental disabilities. The role of executive f ...more
Kindle Edition, 1st Edition, 337 pages
Published March 25th 2010 by Guilford Press (first published 2007)
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Jen
Mar 04, 2010 Jen rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: parents and educators of children with executive function difficulties
This is a heavily sourced and comprehensive book on executive function. I haven't read the whole book, but concentrated on Chapter 7 "Executive Dysfunction in Autism Spectrum Disorders: From Research to Practice" and Chapter 8 "Executive Function in the Classroom: Embedding Strategy Instruction into Daily Teaching Practices.

These chapters greatly improved my understanding of my child's difficulties with executive function. I now have a much better understanding of the EF skills he needs to lear
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Mar 18, 2009 Kate rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I want to take this to our sped director and twap him over the head with it -- what a wonderful, understandable explanation of executive functioning and how to bolster it in a struggling student.
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