Did A Kid Trash Your Room?

Date: July 4th, 2020

How do you handle a kid who just trashed your classroom? Here’s my suggestion.

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Sugar-Coated Control?

Date: June 3rd, 2020

Are rewards backfiring on you? (Thanks to Rheta DeVries for “sugar-coated control.”)

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Disruption! Refusal!

Date: May 3rd, 2020

DISRUPTION and REFUSAL are the big behaviors! But we make things more complicated than we need to!

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In Control or Outta Control?

Date: April 29th, 2020

There is a DIFFERENCE between difficult IN-CONTROL behavior and difficult OUT-OF-CONTROL behavior. I respond differently to each one!

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Q & A: Tardy Again!

Date: April 15th, 2020

Someone recently asked me about a video I did about a student who was always tardy… Here’s my response!

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Do I Let Friends Sit Together in Class?

Date: March 21st, 2020

Is it possible to prevent behaviors when friends sit together?

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Why Is This Student So Angry?

Date: March 14th, 2020

WHY is a student ANGRY? And WHAT do I do?

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Wishy-Washy Rules Make Behaviors WORSE

Date: March 7th, 2020

If we get tired of consistently enforcing school rules, then WE become the problem!

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Escalating Kid? (Part 2)

Date: February 29th, 2020

These are steps I take to handle high end behaviors.

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Hitting You Emotionally?

Date: February 23rd, 2020

When a child says something rude to you that hits you emotionally, can you control your own behavior?

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