Classroom management

Habits

Contributor: Carolyn Martin | File type : Blog Post

During the summer the 25-mph speed limit sign was moved up the hill a few hundred yards. This morning on my way to school I realized that, once again, I cruised through it at a higher speed, only ... Read More

Tools for Classroom Management

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Blog Post

Motivation My sixth-grade teacher pulled me into the hall for a conversation. “I know you can do better than this. These pages are sloppy and this is not your best work,” she said. The workb... 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

Be Sensational: Engaging the Senses to Stimulate Learning

Contributor: Ruth Anna Kuhns | Length : 13 | File type : Video

When students come to your classroom, you teach them to sit quietly and listen to the teacher. But how well can they absorb what they are being taught? Glenda leads a mini-class in which she demonstra... Read More

Classroom Atmosphere

Contributor: Betty Yoder | File type : Blog Post

Since I love to hear others recommend books or other resources that have helped them grow as a learner and teacher, I offer this post. Good classroom management is a much-discussed subject—on... Read More

Keep First Things First: Staying Efficient and Motivated

Contributor: Mark Fisher | Length : 6 | File type : Video

Martha Stoltzfus has taught school for more than twenty years. Mark Fisher spent years as a boys’ camp chief before moving into the classroom. In this video, they discuss practical keys for ke... Read More

How can I maintain a disciplined classroom with students from undisciplined homes?

Contributor: Brian Martin | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Students bring minds bent towards sin and hearts hurt by a fallen world. In this video, three educators discuss the power of clear guidelines to bring students security and discipline. The three spe... Read More

How Do You Keep the Lower-Grade Classroom Positive?

Contributor: Yvonne King | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Yvonne offers practical suggestions for encouraging first- and second-grade students to adjust to the school atmosphere. The responsibility of keeping the learning experience positive belongs ... Read More

Developing a True Sense of Justice

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 59 | File type : Audio

True justice liberates our students to grow into successful men and women. Courtesy FBEP.

Disciplining out of a Loving Heart

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 57 | File type : Audio

Drawing from the example of God and the stated principles of the Bible, Melvin exhorts teachers and parents to discipline effectively, out of a heart of care. Like that of Christ, the yoke we give oth... Read More