Responsive School Discipline: Essentials for Elementary School Leaders

Responsive School Discipline: Essentials for Elementary School Leaders

by Chip Wood, Babs Freeman-Loftis
     
 

Bring positive behavior to your school through strong, consistent, and positive discipline. Two experienced administrators offer practical strategies for building a safe, calm, and respectful school climate�strategies based on deep respect for children and for staff. See how to: � Establish schoolwide signals that get quick, quiet attention � Craft schoolwide rules… See more details below

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Bring positive behavior to your school through strong, consistent, and positive discipline. Two experienced administrators offer practical strategies for building a safe, calm, and respectful school climate�strategies based on deep respect for children and for staff. See how to: � Establish schoolwide signals that get quick, quiet attention � Craft schoolwide rules that children take seriously�even cherish � Give staff techniques for teaching and reinforcing expected behavior � Use 10 practices that will help all children achieve positive behavior � Make restoring positive behavior the goal of responding to misbehavior � Create peaceful recesses, lunchtimes, hallways, and bus rides � Invite parents to work with you to improve school discipline

Each chapter targets one key discipline issue and starts with a checklist of action steps. For comprehensive discipline reform, go through the chapters in order. For help with a particular challenge, go right to the chapter you need.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892989437
Publisher:
Center for Responsive Schools Inc
Publication date:
07/28/2011
Pages:
260
Sales rank:
373,919
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Dennis Copeland
"What do we want our school culture to be, and how do we create and maintain this culture? This book answers these important questions. The realistic strategies offered will resonate with leaders from all types of schools and make this book a training guide for practicing and aspiring school leaders."--) Dennis Copeland, Principal of Ironia Elementary School, Randolph, New Jersey)

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