Executive Function Skills & Multiple Intelligences: Research to Application

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Presenter: Sarah James, MS, CCC-SLP
Both the Executive Function Skills and Multiple Intelligences research has been around since the ‘80’s, but it is making a resurgence for application in 21st century education. Increase your awareness of how these two bodies of information can be used both to help students thrive in busy and fast-paced learning environments as well as a user-friendly guide for everyday differentiation, modifications and adaptations.
Following the course, participants will be able to:
1.  Name the components of Executive Function
2.  Name the different multiple intelligences
3.  Name links to classroom expectations and success  
4.  Name digital tools and resources

About Sarah:
 Sarah James is an accomplished speech-language pathologist, seminar leader, keynote speaker and consultant. She has worked extensively in several public-school systems and has a wide-range of experience in helping SLPs to connect communication skills with classroom expectations, curriculum targets and state standards.

Sarah is the author of the book Current Best Strategies to Help SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS Accelerate Therapy Progress and Academic Success. Also, she was the president of the Minnesota State Speech-Language-Hearing Association, where she received the coveted Honors Award of the Association.

In addition to implementing direct speech, language, and literacy instruction, she continues to travel and provide numerous well-received speech and language seminars through the Bureau of Education & Research, as well as privately. She also has five practical language CEU Videos at SpeechTherapyPD.com.
Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional area)


Course Timeline:
15 minutes: introduction
15 minutes: overview of Executive Function research and related online resources
15 minutes: application of  Executive Function research into speech language sessions
15 minutes: overview of multiple intelligence research and related online resources
15 minutes: application of  multiple intelligence research into speech language sessions
15 minutes: review and additional online resources 

Disclosure Statement: 
Financial: Sarah James is a speaker for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receive royalty payments.
Non Financial: No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists

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