ERIC Number: ED371506
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Managing Inappropriate Behavior in the Classroom. ERIC Digest #E408.
Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.
This digest of information on classroom techniques for managing students with behavior problems highlights ways to prevent misbehavior; establish rules; increase student motivation for academic tasks; establish token economies; decrease unwanted behavior; evaluate the role of punishment; use timeout, extinction, or response cost; use group contingency methods; and follow general guidelines. Five print resources are listed as sources for further information. (JDD)
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques, Elementary Secondary Education, Intervention
Council for Exceptional Children, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091-1589 ($1 each, minimum order $5 prepaid).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.