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ERIC Number: ED439218
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 224
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-880192-25-X
Judicious Discipline. Revised Fourth Edition.
Gathercoal, Forrest
This book is a guide to creating a democratic classroom management style that serves as a real-life model for the same system of rules and responsibilities under which students will live when they leave school. The ideas are based on ethical, educational, and legal perspectives for school rules and decisions based on a democratic form of government. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction to Judicious Discipline"; (2) "Professional Ethics"; (3) "A Constitutional Perspective for School Rules"; (4) "The Democratic School Community"; (5) "Consequences--A Professional Relationship Model"; and (6) "Balancing Rights and Responsibilities." Contains a 57-item bibliography of references and resources for further information or additional reading. (SLD)
Caddo Gap Press, 3145 Geary Boulevard, Suite 275, San Francisco, CA 94118 ($19.95). Tel: 415-392-1911; Fax: 415-392-8748; e-mail:
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For the first edition, see ED 306 652.