The Behavior Code

Author: Jessica Minahan
Publisher: Harvard Education Press
ISBN: 1612502687
Size: 55.21 MB
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Based on a collaboration dating back nearly a decade, the authors—a behavioral analyst and a child psychiatrist—reveal their systematic approach for deciphering causes and patterns of difficult behaviors and how to match them with proven strategies for getting students back on track to learn. The Behavior Code includes user-friendly worksheets and other helpful resources.

The Behavior Code Companion

Author: Jessica Minahan
Publisher: Harvard Education Press
ISBN: 1612507530
Size: 10.56 MB
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Since its publication in 2012, The Behavior Code: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Teaching the Most Challenging Students has helped countless classroom teachers, special educators, and others implement an effective, new approach to teaching focused on skill-building, practical interventions, and purposeful, positive interactions with students who have mental health disorders. Based on the success of the previous book, author Jessica Minahan has written this companion guide for educators seeking additional guidance for creating and implementing successful behavior intervention plans (“FAIR Plans”) for the students teachers worry about the most: those with anxiety-related or oppositional behaviors. Minahan takes readers step-by-step through the process of understanding and practicing the components of a FAIR behavior intervention plan so that they or a team can immediately customize it and put it to work in classrooms. Additional tips on creating interventions, as well as checklists to help with implementation and monitoring progress, are also included. Packed with brainstorming and reflection exercises, planning activities, templates, case studies, recommended apps, and other technology resources, The Behavior Code Companion will help educators create optimal classroom environments for all students.

The Sage Encyclopedia Of Classroom Management

Author: W. George Scarlett
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1506314546
Size: 23.45 MB
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A teacher’s ability to manage the classroom strongly influences the quality of teaching and learning that can be accomplished. Among the most pressing concerns for inexperienced teachers is classroom management, a concern of equal importance to the general public in light of behavior problems and breakdowns in discipline that grab newspaper headlines. But classroom management is not just about problems and what to do when things go wrong and chaos erupts. It’s about how to run a classroom so as to elicit the best from even the most courteous group of students. An array of skills is needed to produce such a learning environment. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Classroom Management raises issues and introduces evidence-based, real-world strategies for creating and maintaining well-managed classrooms where learning thrives. Students studying to become teachers will need to develop their own classroom management strategies consistent with their own philosophies of teaching and learning. It is hoped that this work will help open their eyes to the range of issues and the array of skills they might integrate into their unique teaching styles. Key Features: 325 signed entries organized in A-to-Z fashion across two volumes Reader's Guide grouping related entries thematically References/Further Readings and Cross-References sections Chronology in the back matter Resource Guide in the appendix This encyclopedia is an excellent scholarly source for students who are pursuing a degree or position in the field of education. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Classroom Management is an ideal source for all academic and public libraries.

Managing Classrooms And Student Behavior

Author: Catherine Lawless Frank
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351757377
Size: 57.45 MB
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Managing Classrooms and Student Behavior provides the essential information necessary for understanding and applying classroom and behavior management techniques with a Response to Intervention (RTI) approach. The presentation and application of information more closely resembles the actual decision-making approaches used by individuals and teams of teachers, schools, and districts. This introductory, reader-friendly textbook can be used in undergraduate or graduate level courses with special education or both special and general education candidates. A companion website provides key ancillary materials such as PowerPoint presentations, a test bank, and an instructor’s manual.

Breaking The Mold Of Classroom Management

Author: Andrea Honigsfeld
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN: 1475803494
Size: 20.28 MB
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Classroom management is often perceived as the most overwhelming challenge faced by new teachers; it may also continue to confront more experienced educators as they encounter a new group of youngsters or face a new set of demands. Successful classroom management is invariably tied to student engagement and empowerment: teachers who are singled out for excellent classroom management practices are often praised for successfully maintaining a strong instructional focus in their classes coupled with high levels of student motivation. The contributors offer classroom-tested strategies and timely advice on how to create such an effective and supportive instructional environment for academic and social-emotional learning for all. Similar to the previous four volumes, Breaking the Mold of School Instruction and Organization: Innovative and Successful Practices for the 21st Century (2010), Breaking the Mold of Preservice and Inservice Teacher Education (2011), and,Breaking the Mold of Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students (2012), and, Breaking the Mold of Education: Innovative and Successful Practices for Student Engagement, Empowerment, and Motivation (2013), the purpose of this book is to offer a carefully selected collection of documented best practices and practical, classroom-tested strategies for immediate implementation

Beyond The Behavior Contract

Author: Brett Novick
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1475843941
Size: 36.40 MB
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The goal of this book is to supplement and enrich your existing tools with others you can quickly implement when working with these students during their most challenging states.

Your Teaching Style

Author: Kay Mohanna
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 1857758587
Size: 36.22 MB
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"There has been a great deal of emphasis on 'learning styles' within the healthcare education sector, but no recognition or advice on 'teaching styles'. With changes to the ways education is delivered today, teachers need to be able to recognise their teaching style and adapt it to suit the needs of various learner groups and their different settings.This practical and easy-to-read guide adopts a realistic approach to healthcare education. The authors draw on their extensive experience and encourage a student-centred method to teaching styles. The unique self-assessment questionnaire will reveal your preferred teaching style, and the various chapters will help you to diversify. Reflect on, develop and extend your way of teaching to get the most out of the teaching and learning experience. Your Teaching Style is ideal for all healthcare educators across all environments. It also offers enlightening reading for education leaders and course coordinators."--PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE.

The Effective Teacher S Guide To Behavioural Emotional And Social Difficulties

Author: Michael Farrell
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415360388
Size: 33.20 MB
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Teaching and supporting pupils with emotional, social and behavioral difficulties is arguably the most challenging aspect of teaching in today's classroom. The Effective Teachers' Guide to Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficultiesprovides busy teachers with an easily digestible yet thorough overview of the basic theories surrounding behavior. The book also looks at the range of strategies that can be used in the classroom, and how their effectiveness can be assessed. The range of different strategies presented and explained include Cognitive approach Systems-based approach Behavioral approach Psychodynamic approach Also included is a chapter devoted to supporting pupils with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder. The chapter contains new information on identifying and assessing the condition and suggests effective intervention strategies, such as developing self-esteem and interpersonal skills. Highly accessible and authoritative, andtaking into account the very latest developments in the field of Special Educational Needs, this book will prove invaluable reading for the busy practitioner eager to develop their knowledge and understanding.

Challenging Behavior In Young Children

Author: Barbara Kaiser
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780132159128
Size: 48.78 MB
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Highlighting the importance of relationships, this revised edition provides new background information and additional research-based strategies to enable teachers and child care staff to understand, prevent, and respond effectively to challenging behavior.

Behaviour Recovery

Author: Bill Rogers
Publisher: Aust Council for Ed Research
ISBN: 0864316577
Size: 78.52 MB
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Teachers frequently face the challenge of children in their classeswith behaviour disorders. Behaviour Recovery 2nd editiongives teachers an educational model for teaching behaviourspecifi cally to those children based on whole-school support.