Classroom Management

Small Problems, Small Solutions: Dealing with Issues before They Overwhelm You

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 6 | File type : Video

If a student breaks an important rule, your classroom culture is disrupted. But which rules are important? Which violations can you tolerate? While not all problems are equally serious, all your rules... Read More

Student Behavior Self-Evaluation Form and Cover Letter

Contributor: Anna Zehr | File type : Curricular

Anna shares the form she uses to capture students' evaluations of themselves and their seat partners. Self-Evaluation FormCover Letter for ParentsFor more on student self-evaluations, watch ... Read More

Let’s Work on This Together: Focused Improvement with Student Self-Assessments

Contributor: Meghan Jantzi | Length : 6 | File type : Video

As a teacher or parent, you are concerned with your children's manners and conduct. How would the conversations about behavior change if the children were actively involved in reflecting on their own ... Read More

Classroom Management in Cross Cultural Classroom (Amy Zimmerman)

Contributor: Amy Zimmerman | Length : 55 | File type : Audio

Classroom management takes discernment in any classroom, but when the children do not come from the same culture as you, this becomes even more difficult. This presentation looks at a variety of metho... Read More

Catching the Foxes that Spoil the Vines, Part 1 (Peter Whitt)

Contributor: Peter Whitt | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

Identifying and resolving teacher- and student-created problems that threaten the wholesome spirit in our classrooms. Here Mr. Whitt talks about the importance of identifying problems and evaluating o... Read More

Catching the Foxes that Spoil the Vines, Part 2 (Peter Whitt)

Contributor: Peter Whitt | Length : 38 | File type : Audio

Identifying and resolving teacher- and student-created problems that threaten the wholesome spirit in our classrooms. Here Mr. Whitt focuses on relationship issues that can bring bad attitudes into th... Read More

Catching the Foxes that Spoil the Vines, Part 3 (Peter Whitt)

Contributor: Peter Whitt | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

Identifying and resolving teacher- and student-created problems that threaten the wholesome spirit in our classrooms. Here Mr. Whitt focuses on the teacher's role in relationships in the classroom. Te... Read More

Catching the Foxes that Spoil the Vines, Part 4 (Peter Whitt)

Contributor: Peter Whitt | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

Identifying and resolving teacher- and student-created problems that threaten the wholesome spirit in our classrooms. Here Mr. Whitt speaks about keeping respect in the classroom and the distractions ... Read More

Managing Time in the Middle Grades (John Troyer)

Contributor: John Troyer | Length : 69 | File type : Audio

Many items help make the difference between an efficient, profitable day and a mediocre one. It all begins with planning your day (or your year.) This talk includes a wide variety of items.

Ten Reasons Students Don’t Like School and What You Can Do About It, Part 2 (Jeremy Sauder)

Contributor: Jeremy Sauder | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Does this sound familiar? First-graders come eager and ready to learn. Middle schoolers refer to school as prison. Seniors are glad they survived. The teacher has power to make or break this pattern, ... Read More