Behavior and Basic Tier 1

Date: April 15th, 2018

Rules should be consistent in common areas and not change according to who’s on duty!

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Limits HELP Chaotic Kids

Date: February 14th, 2018

The more chaotic kids are, or their lives at home, the more they WANT and NEED limits. I explain in this video.

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Improve Behavior With Classroom Setup

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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