Twenty Disciplinary Strategies for Working with Challenging Students, 1st Edition

  • William Bender
  • Published By: Learning Sciences International
  • ISBN-10: 1941112579
  • ISBN-13: 9781941112571
  • DDC: 371.5
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 210 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Twenty Disciplinary and Class Management Strategies provides easy-to-implement solutions for teachers and administrators to improve their classroom management practice. In this insightful book, author William N. Bender provides an in-depth, three-tiered disciplinary approach that includes preventative, whole-class, and whole-school disciplinary strategies; guidance for avoiding triggers for misbehavior; and specific, differentiated strategies for intensive, targeted interventions to ensure that discipline practices are consistently fair and effective.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
About the Author.
Whole-Class/Whole-School Preventative Strategies.
1: Strategy 1: Creating a Positive Class Climate for Effective Discipline.
2: Strategy 2: Morning Meetings to Improve Behavior.
3: Strategy 3: Teaching With Movement to Curb Problem Behaviors.
4: Strategy 4: A Classroom Respect Policy: Rules for My Class.
5: Strategy 5: Adult Mentoring to Reach Unreachable Kids.
6: Strategy 6: Quiet Time and Meditation.
7: Strategy 7: Conflict Resolution Training.
8: Strategy 8: Peer Mediation in the Schools.
Targeted Disciplinary Interventions for Challenging Students.
9: Strategy 9: Triggers and Band-Aids: Avoiding Power Struggles.
10: Strategy 10: Peer Pressure to Improve Behavior.
11: Strategy 11: The Group Contingency Strategy.
12: Strategy 12: Self-Regulation and Goal Setting.
13: Strategy 13: The Personal Responsibility Strategy.
14: Strategy 14: Video Monitoring to Improve Behavior.
15: Strategy 15: The Let’s Make a Deal! Strategy: Negotiating Power in the Classroom.
Discipline Challenges in 21st-Century Classrooms.
16: Strategy 16: Restorative Justice and Restorative Circles.
17: Strategy 17: Response to Intervention for Behavioral Change.
18: Strategy 18: Discipline in a Flipped Classroom.
19: Strategy 19: Project-Based Learning to Enhance Class Discipline.
20: Strategy 20: Apps, Laptops, and Technology for Enhancing Behavior.
A New Day in School Discipline: Conclusions and Recommendations.
Resources: Worksheets for Disciplinary Strategies.