Students Who Drive You Crazy: Succeeding With Resistant, Unmotivated, and Otherwise Difficult Young People / Edition 2

Students Who Drive You Crazy: Succeeding With Resistant, Unmotivated, and Otherwise Difficult Young People / Edition 2

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Ellen Kottler
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412965292

ISBN-13: 9781412965293

Pub. Date: 08/22/2008

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Take a proactive approach with your most challenging students!

This second edition of a bestseller gives teachers a model to assess, understand, and respond to challenging students, plus new tables, charts, and reflection questions. Offering real-life scenarios from interviews with teachers, counselors, and school administrators, this updated volume provides:

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Overview

Take a proactive approach with your most challenging students!

This second edition of a bestseller gives teachers a model to assess, understand, and respond to challenging students, plus new tables, charts, and reflection questions. Offering real-life scenarios from interviews with teachers, counselors, and school administrators, this updated volume provides:

  • More tips for developing active listening skills that improve communication with students
  • Suggestions for creating caring communities in the classroom
  • A new section on dealing with aggressive and violent behavior
  • Information on understanding parent behavior and suggestions for building positive connections with parents and families

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412965293
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/22/2008
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
168
Sales rank:
680,812
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Author
1Why Do Some Students Drive You Crazy?1
2Which Students Challenge You Most?7
3Understanding Students' Challenging Behavior26
4What They Do to Make You Crazy39
5Changing Your Own Behavior56
6Strategies for Changing Students' Behavior66
7Parents and Colleagues Who Drive You Crazy86
8Preventing Future Problems100
References and Suggested Readings113
Index119

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