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Publication Date

Summer 2021


Strong Professional Learning Communities that provide students with inclusive instructional strategies and tiered interventions for executive functioning skills positively affects student learning and achievement. This school improvement plan establishes a school wide outline for staff development regarding executive functioning and implementation of instructional and Tier 1 and Tier 2 interventions through professional development, self-assessment and coaching. The plan addresses the need for professional development, inclusive and universal instructional strategies, intervention supports and resources and supports for classroom teachers. A review of literature was conducted to support the plan and examines how student executive functioning affects student achievement and learning, recognizes the importance of explicit time management, plan management, and organizational instruction, and delves into how instructional strategies and interventions close achievement gaps and improve student performance.