Improve Behavior With Classroom Set Up

Date: December 5th, 2017

The way you set up your room can help or hinder behavior management.

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Behavior: Chatty Class?

Date: November 22nd, 2017

Chatty class? Set up clear expectations. This is Instruction Time; that is Chat Time. Don’t assume! Teach them!

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Losing Your Cool?

Date: November 1st, 2017

Got a kid getting under your skin? Here’s an innovative way for neighboring teachers to bail each other out.

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Bus Drivers: Welcome Each Kid!

Date: October 24th, 2017

A welcoming bus driver starts the day right. A grumpy one?

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Behavior: Do NOT use the bench!

Date: September 6th, 2017

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Behavior: don’t tax attention spans

Date: December 27th, 2016

Do we recognize the warning signs from our students when their receptive language is tapped out? Watch this video for some examples of those warning signs and what I do to help the class get back on track.

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Does home behavior DICTATE school behavior?

Date: December 1st, 2016

We can’t change a student’s home lift. But we can teach them how to behave when they’re in school, no matter what they’re home life is. Watch my video for more.

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Behavior: authority issues

Date: September 29th, 2016

Many of our students don’t understand authority. We have to teach them what that means when they are at school. Watch this video for more.

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Behavior: school vs. home

Date: June 16th, 2016

Have you ever felt that what you’ve taught a kid in school gets undone when he/she goes home? Many of us have. Watch this video for what we need to do so that doesn’t happen.

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Get the desks right or lose the class

Date: August 1st, 2013

Watch this video [1:46] to see how getting those desks right spells success or failure.

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