This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The power of Executive Function and its impact on student learning.

Adele Diamond, Ph.D., neuroscientist, psychologist and educational innovator, is one of the world’s leading researchers in developmental science. Dr. Diamond studies how executive functions can be modified by the environment, modulated by genetics and neurochemistry, become derailed in certain disorders, and can be improved by effective programs and interventions.