Hacking Classroom Management: 10 Ideas To Help You Become the Type of Teacher They Make Movies About

Hacking Classroom Management: 10 Ideas To Help You Become the Type of Teacher They Make Movies About

by Mike Roberts

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Overview

Classroom management is never a problem for the teachers they make movies about!

Want a class like theirs, no matter what grade or subject you teach or how many students you have?

Learn the 10 ideas you can use today to create the classroom any great movie teacher would love

Utah English Teacher of the Year and sought-after speaker Mike Roberts brings you 10 quick and easy classroom management hacks that will make your classroom the place to be for all your students. He shows you how to create an amazing learning environment that actually makes discipline, rules, and consequences obsolete, no matter if you're a new teacher or a 30-year veteran.

Teachers they make movies about are innovative, engaging, and beloved

Hacking Classroom Management is about putting the F word--FUN--into your teaching, and Mike Roberts shows you how to do this, while meeting your standards and teaching your curriculum.

Hacking Classroom Management shows you how to

  • Build lasting relationships with your students
  • Maximize teaching time
  • Reduce behavior issues
  • Enhance student ownership
  • Improve parental involvement

Experts love the Movie Teacher philosophy

"No matter what grade you teach, there’s something of great value inside. Two Big Thumbs UP!" -Alan Sitomer, CA Teacher of the Year and Author of Short Writes

"Immensely fun and illuminating to read!" -Jeffery D. Wilhelm, Distinguished Professor of English Education at Boise State University

"Hollywood might not make a movie about you, even if you read and apply every suggestion in this book, but you and your students are much more likely to feel like classroom stars because of it." -Chris Crowe, English Professor at BYU, Past President of ALAN, author of Death Coming Up the Hill, Getting Away with Murder: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case; Mississippi Trial, 1955; and many other YA books

Wave Goodbye to classroom management issues
Grab Hacking Classroom Management today, become a movie teacher tomorrow, and forget about classroom management FOREVER!



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780998570587
Publisher: Times 10 Publications
Publication date: 12/09/2017
Series: Hack Learning Series , #15
Pages: 168
Sales rank: 176,569
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11

This teaching thing is kind of hard

Hack 1: Remember, It’s a Classroom, Not Boot Camp . . . . 17

Think of it as classroom management 2.0

Hack 2: Expect Their Best (In and Out of the Classroom) . . 31

Setting and modeling high expectations

Hack 3: Take In a Game, a Play, or a Concert . . . . . . . . . . 45

How supporting students outside the classroom reaps benefits

within the classroom

Hack 4: Get ’Em Up and Get ’Em Moving! . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55

The importance of controlled movement in the classroom

Hack 5: Walk Their Walk and Talk Their Talk . . . . . . . . . 69

Using social media as a learning tool

Hack 6: Let’s Get Personal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81

Creating opportunities for personalized learning

Hack 7: Reassess How You Assess . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97

The benefits of self-assessment and self-grading

Hack 8: Email Early, Email Often . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113

The value of positive communication

Hack 9: Fist Bumps, High Fives, and Shout-Outs . . . . . . .127

Starting and ending class the right way

Hack 10: Celebrations and Games and Field Trips, Oh My! . 143

Why it’s important to use the “f” word in your class

Conclusion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155

Shhh . . . the movie’s about to begin!

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