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Classroom Behavior Management: Effectively managing all levels of learners in your classroom

For any new teacher, it is almost a guarantee that you cannot leave a teacher interview without being asked, what is your classroom behavioral management strategy? For some teachers, this is a walk in the park to answer. For others, it requires deep thought and consideration, especially when you are lacking your own classroom experience. The following resources provide excellent behavioral strategies. Remember, these strategies are not a cookie-cutter solution and won't work for every classroom.
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Classroom Behavior Management: Effectively managing all levels of learners in your classroom
  • Caitlin Unger says:
    Hero is a software available for purchase that allows teachers to track data on various aspects of behavior in their classroom. This software is very easy to navigate and allows teachers to store all information on one program. This information can also be shared amongst teachers and administrators with a simple button!
  • teachervision.com
    teachervision.com

    Laying the Foundation for Positive Classroom Behavior

    15 minute read
    Caitlin Unger says:
    This article is written by the Pearson Education Development group and it discusses the importance of ensuring that your classroom plan is a positive-based model. This will potentially reduce negative behaviors by focusing and rewarding the positive ones!
  • Caitlin Unger says:
    Pinterest again! This is a great board on many different examples and ideas that teachers have implemented. If you are new to Pinterest all you do is click the picture and it takes you to the website where the picture originated which provides more details about its use!
  • Caitlin Unger says:
    This website provides many different resources for teachers on behavioral management in one simple, easy to navigate, website. You simply click the subtitle you want to know more about, and a list of articles on that subject as well as charts and parent/teacher communication print outs when available.
  • apa.org
    apa.org

    Classroom Management

    40 minute read
    Caitlin Unger says:
    This is an article by the American Psychology Association on the background and importance of strong classroom management skills. One particular aspect of this article that I enjoyed was it stresses the importance of using a tiered model which is not something that I think a lot of teachers consider when devising their plan.
  • web.cortland.edu
    web.cortland.edu

    Classroom Behavior Management: A Dozen Common Mistakes and What To Do Instead

    40 minute read
    Caitlin Unger says:
    Although this article is missing fancy pictures and vibrant fonts, it is an excellent read for all educators. As a licensed behavioral specialist, this was still a great refresher on the common mistakes we make in regards to assessing and managing behavior.
  • Caitlin Unger says:
    Although some of the strategies mentioned in the video may have to be adapted to the rules of your particular school district, following these tips can certainly resolve chronic behavior issues in the classroom.