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Washington State Department of Early Learning Executive Function Course

This online training module was produced by the Washington State Department of Early Learning (DEL) to help early care and education providers better understand and support the development of executive function skills. Created in collaboration with the Center of the Developing Child at Harvard University’s Frontiers of Innovation initiative, DEL’s 6-part professional development module includes video of researchers, teachers, and children to both explain and demonstrate how these critical skills form and what they look like in the early learning classroom.

Washington State DEL Executive Function Course