NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Showing all 8 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Morrissey, Kelly L.; Bohanon, Hank; Fenning, Pamela – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 2010
Schools are changing rapidly, and the pressure is on to find ways to effectively support the growing diversity of student needs found in general education classrooms. Urban high schools, which serve students of diverse backgrounds, are in dire need of proactive approaches to discipline that will support student behavior rather than remove them…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Student Needs, Student Behavior, Discipline
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Simonsen, Brandi; Sugai, George; Negron, Madeline – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 2008
Many school personnel are becoming increasingly frustrated with the impact of student behavior on their schools. More than ever, the public perception is that student behavior is out of control. Although isolated instances of violence (e.g., school shootings) contribute to this perception, people are most concerned with the lack of discipline and…
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Student Behavior, Intervention, Discipline
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Bateman, David F. – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 2007
"Kevin" is a 16-year-old student identified by an unnamed School District ("the District") as a student with a learning disability; he is also eligible for a Section 504 plan as a student with ADHD. He currently attends his local high school. He and his friends were in the hall of his high school when Kevin, on a dare from his…
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Case Studies, Special Needs Students, Learning Disabilities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Anguiano, Patricia – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 2001
A first-year teacher recounts her action research project to address the misbehaviors occurring in her third-grade classroom. She reports on identification of four target behaviors and implementation of research-based intervention techniques such as eye contact, physical proximity, and "withitness," (constant awareness of the classroom). Analysis…
Descriptors: Action Research, Beginning Teachers, Behavior Change, Behavior Problems
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Walker, Hill M.; Sylwester, Robert – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 1998
Considers the management of student noncompliance with specific requests, commands, or directives. The importance of preventing escalation of simple noncompliance to intensely hostile confrontations is stressed. Guidelines for fostering compliance and reducing refusal responses include creating a responsive, cooperative classroom environment,…
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques, Compliance (Psychology), Discipline
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Schmid, Rex E. – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 1998
Describes one elementary school's school-wide effort to design and implement strategies for school improvement in discipline, community relations, and academic performance. Children are taught a simple three-step method for dealing with conflict. Referrals to the timeout room and discipline referrals for serious behavior infractions have been…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Behavior Change, Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Nelson, J. Ron; Crabtree, Mike; Marchand-Martella, Nancy; Martella, Ron – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 1998
Explains a conceptual model for a comprehensive, multilevel, school-wide discipline program and describes its implementation in one elementary school. Key elements of the program include teaching social norms, a seven-step school-wide classroom management strategy, and targeted, intensive, and comprehensive interventions. (DB)
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Behavior Disorders, Behavior Problems, Behavior Standards
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Daniels, Vera I. – TEACHING Exceptional Children, 1998
This article offers suggestions for addressing behavioral infractions by students with disabilities in inclusive classroom settings. Ten questions are offered to help analyze situations that foster disruptive behavior and assist in the selection of appropriate behavior-reduction strategies. (DB)
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Behavior Disorders, Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques