NELMS Executive Functioning PD Party
Earn 10 PD hours
Join our expert panel of teachers, neuroscientists, and mental-health physicians on October 23rd and 24th from 9 AM -1 PM to receive 10 Professional Development hours.
In this two-day “PD Party” covering Executive Functioning and SEL Debt, you will explore the key science & research behind executive functioning – including the impact of trauma, autism, & ADHD. In addition to world-class content presented in modern, augmented videos, you will feel the learning-party social learning vibe in interactive digital breakout sessions, discussions, polls, and more.
Uncover the most effective executive functioning strategies for students of all abilities and ages. Learn to distinguish the myths and realities around executive functioning. Throughout it all, acquire practical strategies and dozens of useful handouts and exercises that you can apply with your students tomorrow!
- The key science & research behind executive functioning
- Managing the return to the classroom, and recovering from a crazy year.
- The impact of trauma, autism, & ADHD on executive functioning
- The most effective strategies for developing students executive functioning skills
- Information and strategies delineated for different abilities and ages
- The myths and realities around executive functioning.
Throughout it all, acquire practical strategies and dozens of useful handouts and exercises that you can apply with your students tomorrow.
Dr. Vahabzadeh is a Harvard Medical School based physician, trained in both medicine and psychiatry. He is the former Chair of the Council on Communications of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and a consultant to Khan Academy, Neurolaunch, and Anthem. Dr. Vahabzadeh has published extensively in clinical neuroscience and neurobiology, and has over 20 awards, including from the APA and the American Medical Association.
Interested in bringing a PD Party to your entire district? Have your district book a Brain Power Academy PD Party for your upcoming Professional Development days, and receive a color printer and laminator for your classroom!