Setting Limits in the Classroom: A Complete Guide to Effective Classroom Management with a School-wide Discipline Plan

Setting Limits in the Classroom: A Complete Guide to Effective Classroom Management with a School-wide Discipline Plan

by Robert J. Mackenzie, Lisa Stanzione
     
 

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Disruptive behavior, power struggles, lack of motivation, attention deficit disorder—at times the list of obstacles to teaching seems endless. That’s why thousands of teachers and child-care providers have turned to the solutions in Setting Limits in the Classroom. This fully updated and expanded third edition offers the most up-to-date alternatives

Overview

Disruptive behavior, power struggles, lack of motivation, attention deficit disorder—at times the list of obstacles to teaching seems endless. That’s why thousands of teachers and child-care providers have turned to the solutions in Setting Limits in the Classroom. This fully updated and expanded third edition offers the most up-to-date alternatives to punishment and permissiveness—moving beyond traditional methods that wear you down and get you nowhere.

Topics include:
• Eliminating power struggles and handling disruptions quickly
• Establishing an effective environment for learning
• Using natural and logical consequences to support your rules
• Conducting proactive, focused parent conferences
• New research and techniques for supporting special-needs children

With its new focus on younger students and special tools for handling “strong-willed”
children, this edition offers schoolteachers the tools they need to gain control of their classrooms—respectfully and effectively.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307591722
Publisher:
Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
Publication date:
07/20/2010
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
114,554
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.42(h) x 1.09(d)

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