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Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community / Edition 10
     

Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community / Edition 10

by Alfie Kohn
 

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ISBN-10: 1416604723

ISBN-13: 9781416604723

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development

In this 10th anniversary edition of an ASCD best seller, author Alfie Kohn reflects on his revolutionary ideas in the context of today's emphasis on school accountability and high-stakes testing. Find out how his innovative approach- where teachers learn to work with students, rather than do things to them-has withstood the test of time and helped educators create

Overview

In this 10th anniversary edition of an ASCD best seller, author Alfie Kohn reflects on his revolutionary ideas in the context of today's emphasis on school accountability and high-stakes testing. Find out how his innovative approach- where teachers learn to work with students, rather than do things to them-has withstood the test of time and helped educators create positive learning environments that prevent discipline problems from occurring. Using examples of real teachers dealing with common behavior problems, Kohn explains Why classroom management approaches that rely on rewards and punishments actually prolong behavior problems. How to turn misbehavior into teaching opportunities. Why changing your curriculum can solve discipline problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416604723
Publisher:
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
Annual
Pages:
191
Sales rank:
446,137
Product dimensions:
8.88(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. The Nature of Children
2. Blaming the Kids
3. Bribes and Threats
4. Punishment Lite: Consequences and Pseudochoice
5. How Not to Get Control of the Classroom
6. A Classroom of Their Choosing
7. The Classroom as Community
8. Solving Problems Together
Afterword
Appendix 1. Ten Questions
Appendix 2. Assertive Discipline: A Glossary
Notes
References
Index
About the Author

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