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ERIC Number: EJ917661
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 18
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 36
ISSN: ISSN-0890-6459
An Investigation into the Life Experiences and Beliefs of Teachers Exhibiting Highly Effective Classroom Management Behaviors
Holt, Chuck; Hargrove, Pauline; Harris, Sandra
Teacher Education and Practice, v24 n1 p96-113 Win 2011
The purpose of this study was to investigate the life experiences and beliefs of highly effective teachers exhibiting effective classroom management. This study explores the beliefs, background, and experiences of exemplary teachers in the area of classroom management. The goal of this study was to develop a deeper understanding of how individuals become highly effective teachers and classroom managers. Findings from the study suggested that teachers with effective classroom management skills have the ability to build relationships with students and implement well-developed classroom procedures. They also exhibit a belief in the relational care of students. School experiences, family relationships, and spiritual background were factors identified in the development of these teachers.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Texas