iStock.com/Rawpixel Ltd Enhancing Executive Function September 19, 2016 read later Bookmark Brain-Based Learning Strategies for Students With Scattered Minds Teachers can help students strengthen their brain's executive function with "workouts" in which they practice pausing, prioritizing, improving their working memory, and mapping their options. Dr. Donna Wilson and Dr. Marcus Conyers Brain-Based Learning Engaging Parental Support for Smarter Thinking Parents can help develop their children's executive function by modeling inquiry and reasoning, demonstrating real-world uses for what they learn in school, and creating an ideal study space. Dr. Donna Wilson and Dr. Marcus Conyers Brain-Based Learning The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It Thanks to the wonders of neuroplasticity, adolescents are primed to improve their performance in school—and beyond. Here’s how to help. Dr. Donna Wilson and Dr. Marcus Conyers Brain-Based Learning Simple Ways to Help Young Kids Develop Self-Control Here’s how you can help kids—your students and your own children—build skills that are critical for regulating their emotions and behavior. Dr. Donna Wilson and Dr. Marcus Conyers Share This Story read later Bookmark Comments Sign in or register to comment Subscribe to comments via RSS Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?