Thanks Covid-19: We ALL have Tier 2 behaviors now!

Date: October 18th, 2020

Thanks to the stressors of Covid-19, we need to change the way we look at our school’s tiered system of behavior intervention. Because we ALL need more support!

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Changing Our Interventions for Extreme Behaviors

Date: August 8th, 2020

When we get back to in-person education, I say let’s take the opportunity to finally change our interventions for extreme behaviors.

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The Best Way to Redirect Behavior!

Date: July 22nd, 2020

Here is a BIG tip in redirecting a child’s behavior so as to help prevent it from turning into a power struggle.

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When a GREAT Lesson Plan Causes BEHAVIORS!!!

Date: July 12th, 2020

What do you do when a wonderful lesson plan falls apart because of behaviors? This is what I do…

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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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