For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring apps and sites for improving executive function. Executive function -- how to plan, organize, remember, and carry out tasks –- is tied closely to success in school and life. Many kids struggle with t
Cognitive empathy: the ability to predict others’ thoughts and intentions, reading between the lines. Affective empathy: the ability to share another’s feelings. Compassionate empathy: the desire to help others (though perhaps not knowing how).
Behaviors are analyzed into small units contingency). ABA provides contrived reinforcement, with an aim to pairing this with naturally occurring reinforcement. ABA provides systematic and predictable teaching.
Proprioception activities such as heavy work have been shown to improve attention and concentration, improve body awareness, and regulate arousal levels. Heavy work can be calming for students with autism or sensory regulation difficulties.
Auditory Processing Disorder: What You’re Seeing in Your Grade-Schooler