How to Manage Behaviour in Further Education

How to Manage Behaviour in Further Education

by Dave Vizard
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412934567

ISBN-13: 9781412934565

Pub. Date: 05/18/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Managing the behaviour of young people in further education poses a unique set of challenges, as many can be difficult to motivate and challenging to control. Using theory to inform practice, this book: offers practical strategies on how to successfully manage behaviour, gives advice on how to manage difficult groups, looks at how to deal effectively with…  See more details below

Overview

Managing the behaviour of young people in further education poses a unique set of challenges, as many can be difficult to motivate and challenging to control. Using theory to inform practice, this book: offers practical strategies on how to successfully manage behaviour, gives advice on how to manage difficult groups, looks at how to deal effectively with confrontation, gives strategies for support staff to use, offers practical advice on how to motivate students aged 14 to 19, gives guidance on when to involve the college or school management team, explains how to use support staff effectively, suggests ways to work effectively with partner schools and parents, has tips for best practice, includes a CD with photocopiable Staff Development resources. Lecturers in Further Education Colleges, Staff Development Managers, Teacher Education Managers, Support Staff, Learning Mentors and teachers in secondary schools will find this book a useful resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412934565
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/18/2007
Edition description:
Cd-Rom
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Contents of the CD Rom     vii
About the Author     ix
Acknowledgements     xi
How to Use this Book     xiii
Why Are Some 14-16 Years Olds in Further Education?     1
Establishing and Developing Effective Links with Partner Schools     14
Making a Strong First Impression     22
Creating a Positive Learning Environment     31
Effective Strategies to Use with Students Displaying Challenging Behaviour     47
The Importance of Body Language     56
Managing Anger and Confrontation     71
Managing Difficult Groups     86
Establishing a Consistent Approach     101
Using the Whole Team: Behaviour Management Strategies for Support Staff     114
Staff Development Activities     122
Glossary of Key Terms and Acronyms in Schools and Further Education     153
References and Further Reading     156
Useful Websites     158
Index     159

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