ERIC Number: EJ612645
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Six Strategies for Helping Youth Move from Rage to Responsibility.
Curwin, Richard; Mendler, Allen
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v4 n2 p17-20 Win 2000
Effective discipline is not about punishing but about teaching responsibility. Article provides six strategies for helping youth learn responsibility. The six steps include: (1) establishing sensible limits; (2) confronting misbehavior with dignity; (3) providing healthy viable choices; (4) helping students learn from consequences; (5) eliciting a commitment to change; and (6) developing a sense of remorse. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Special Issue: "Countering Aggression in Children." For related articles, see CG 555 793-805.