“It’s important to recognize that extraordinary circumstances, like the ones we are living through now, create a heavy burden on executive function. This affects your ability to plan, engage with and sustain effort to complete your course work. Please recognize the challenge you are facing and be gentle with yourselves.” Jennifer Bates, Director of Learning Resources

How to Support Executive Function

Remote Learning

Navigating Remote Learning at Middlebury
created by DLINQ and Learning Resources

DLINQ Help with Remote Learning Tools

ACE Tutors

If you need help thinking through how to approach things, you can request a remote meeting with an ACE Tutor. If you and your ACE decide that you need assistance from professional staff in Learning Resources, they will refer you.


Use the planning tools below to get ideas for how to create structure and minimize the demands on your working memory.

Spring 2021 Semester Planner

Weekly Planner Spring 2021

Building Routines Weekly Planner

Project Planner

Planning Your Four Years

Course Distribution Worksheet (2021 Grads and Later)

Helpful Tips

How to Support Executive Function

Time Tips

Stress Fact Sheet

Resources for Reading and Study Skills


Quick link to this page go.middlebury.edu/time


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