Sometimes YOU Need a Quick Respite

Date: February 10th, 2019

When I am at my wits’ end with my class, I will swap classes with a colleague, just for a few minutes. This gives me a chance to reset myself.

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Just Because a Student Loses Control Doesn’t Mean I Do!

Date: February 6th, 2019

When a student is acting out, the other kids are watching MY response! This is what I want them to see…

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I Control My Temper No Matter What a Kid Says

Date: February 2nd, 2019

I don’t care WHAT a student says to me, I keep CALM.

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Don’t Solve All Their Problems for Them

Date: January 30th, 2019

We aren’t doing our kids any favors when we over-accommodate instead of helping them learn how to problem-solve for themselves.

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Cause and Effect Bulletin Board to IMPROVE BEHAVIOR

Date: January 27th, 2019

Here’s an example of how one teacher used a BEHAVIOR Cause and Effect Bulletin Board to EASILY improve behaviors.

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Don’t We Want ‘Em to LIKE School?

Date: January 23rd, 2019

We want to encourage our students to LIKE school not dread it!

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The Problem with Power Struggles

Date: January 20th, 2019

Our want for compliance can lead us to a power struggle if we’re not careful!

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Don’t Waste In-School Suspension

Date: January 16th, 2019

In-School Suspension should be In-School INTERVENTION!

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Behavior, Play, and Recess Duty

Date: January 12th, 2019

I prevent behaviors and teach play using these purposeful Recess Duty techniques!

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There Are Good Detentions and Bad Detentions

Date: January 9th, 2019

If we have to give out a detention, we want it to mean something!

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