ERIC Number: ED199860
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Behavior Contracts: Written Commitments. Technical Assistance Bulletin 7.
National School Resource Network, Washington, DC.
A behavior contract is a tool that many teachers and school staff use to successfully control or modify the behavior of students. In such a contract, behavior that the teacher wants the student to achieve as well as the actions that the student promises to perform to achieve the desired behavior are stated in writing. There are many types of behavior contracts. Several examples are described in this bulletin. (Author)
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Elementary Secondary Education, Performance Contracts, Program Descriptions, Student Teacher Relationship, Technical Assistance
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Authoring Institution: National School Resource Network, Washington, DC.