Good Consequences Are Connected to the ‘Offense’

Date: October 30th, 2019

For interventions to really work they need to provide consequences for a child’s actions.

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What Do You Do When Your Consequence Backfires?

Date: September 11th, 2019

When a consequence backfires, that actually gives you a lot of useful information.

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How Many Times Do I Have to Say NO!!!

Date: August 24th, 2019

“I told the child no don’t do that, then I kept him in for recess, then I gave him a detention…”

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The Way I Do Lunch Detention

Date: June 22nd, 2019

Lunch detentions can be easier than you think. This is how and why I use them.

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Taking Back Control When Behavior Goes TOO FAR!

Date: June 16th, 2019

With a kid who exhibits Tier 3 behavior, ALL the adults need to be on the same page, ALL the time, with a protocol in place that EVERYBODY follows.

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Timing MATTERS When Giving a Detention!

Date: June 1st, 2019

This is how I handle giving a student a detention so they don’t check out on me for the rest of my class!

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What’s the Goal of a Consequence?

Date: May 15th, 2019

Consequences should cause a child to learn something about their behavior!

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How I Respond to Escalating Behaviors

Date: May 4th, 2019

These are steps I take to handle the different stages of an escalating kid.

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THINK Before Responding!!!

Date: April 28th, 2019

We don’t have to address attention-seeking behavior right at that moment!!!

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All the Ways We Reinforce Attention Seeking

Date: April 14th, 2019

Watch for the signs that you are reinforcing attention seeking.

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