Classroom Management Ideas
Effective Teacher Commands: Establishing Classroom Control
As classroom managers, teachers regularly use commands to direct students to start and stop activities. Instructors find commands to be a crucial tool for classroom management, serving as instructional signals that help students to conform to the teacher's expectations for appropriate behaviors.
Good Behavior Game
The Good Behavior Game is an approach to the management of classrooms behaviors that rewards children for displaying appropriate on-task behaviors during instructional times.
Positive Classroom Climate: Teacher Advice
At a recent behavior-management workshop, teachers shared their best ideas for managing student behaviors in the classroom. Here are six tips that they offered.
This intervention uses review of classroom behavioral expectations, daily prompts, and (optional) student self-monitoring ' spot-checks' to improve classroom behaviors.
Smooth Classroom Traffic
This class-wide program can help to reduce noise levels and head off disruptive behaviors before they occur.
Strategies to Prepare Classrooms for Substitute Teachers
This intervention (a) provides a group reward if the class as a whole behaves well and (b) provides individual consequences when a particular student misbehaves.