Old pillars with blue sky in backgroundThe Eight Pillars of Executive Functioning

The following sections of this learning module will describe the eight executive functioning skills, and provide strategies for educators to support their students in developing these skills. As you review the information associated with each skill, think about your students who may have struggled in any of these areas. Consider which strategies would have been effective for these students, as well as any additional strategies that you may have used to help them in their areas of need.