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ERIC Number: ED529030
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Jan
Pages: 184
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-4522-0578-6
Motivating Defiant and Disruptive Students to Learn: Positive Classroom Management Strategies
Korb, Rich
Today's teachers face more challenges than ever before in managing student behavior in the classroom. New teachers often find themselves underprepared for the realities of hard-to-engage students and increased class size. Rich Korb brings extensive teaching and administrative experience to his collection of strategies designed to keep you and your students focused on learning. This accessible, step-by-step guide for new and veteran teachers offers easy-to-implement methods that help you: (1) Motivate and engage students; (2) Set up your classroom to prevent disruptive behavior; (3) Stay calm in the face of adverse situations; (4) Reduce the effect of misbehavior on other students' learning; (5) Respond to inappropriate behavior effectively; and (6) Avoid burning out. This powerful staff development program is filled with strategies you can read today and apply tomorrow. They have been classroom tested and praised by teachers looking for guidance when they wanted to scream, yell, or cry. This book will reignite your love of teaching as you reap the rewards of a well-managed classroom. An index is included.
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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