It is important that teachers, parents, and caregivers work to improve children's executive function skills. These skills help children to better manage their time and become more organized. This is important because research shows that improved time management and organizational skills help children become better students, especially in middle school.
In middle school, kids have to learn how to deal with more homework and a busy social calendar. Learning organizational skills and how to prioritize time is important. Here are some ways to teach those skills.