Executive Function 101: Bulletproof Your New College Semester (Or Any Semester)

| by Thuy Truong, M.A. Ed., TPT Teaching and Coaching, 1/5/21|





Executive function is considered one of the most important 21st century skills that affect academic and career success. It is intricately tied to students’ self-management, creativity, critical thinking, transition to college, and working memory. The good news is, there is empirical research that shows executive function can be improved with proper guidance and practice (NCBI). Below are fail-proof executive function tips to bulletproof a new college semester (or any semester really):


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