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Classroom Management

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Are You Being Fair?

Educators share tips for avoiding favoritism in the classroom.

6 Classroom Management Tips Every Teacher Can Use

Here are six classroom management tips to help teachers settle problems, or prevent them from occurring, so that they can spend more of the classroom hour on teaching and learning.

Reclaim Your Game Before Teaching Gets Tougher

Guidance offered by Dr. Allen Mendler's six “pillars” can help you stay at the top of your game by influencing even your most challenging students to want to behave and achieve.

'Shut Up!' and Other No-Nos

Master teachers share their lists of what not to do.

Aggression in a Child with Asperger's

Stress, energy and aggression in children with Asperger's: one parent's amazing discovery that helped control all three.

Behavior Contracts - How to Write Them

When it comes to classroom management, getting students and adults to sign on the dotted line really works! See how to write the "ehavior Contract that benefits learning.

Educators' Survival Guide

The go-to source for safely surviving common classroom conundrums.

Discipline Checklist: Interrupting

How to deal with students who interrupt.

Discipline - Order in the Classroom!

Need help with discipline? Here are some ideas that work.

Discipline Checklist: Transitions

As students change from one activity to another, a classroom can turn to chaos. Here are some tips that can help your transitions take place smoothly.

Discipline Checklist: Socializing

Socializing is part of growing up, but there's a time and place for it in school. Here's how to keep it from interfering with learning.

Discipline Checklist: Refusals

A defiant student can turn any classroom to into chaos. Here are some strategies that could help you - and the student - move on.

Can't Stop Talking

Did you know that talking and socializing are not only normal, but also healthy? Through talking and socializing, young adolescents project the social and developmental issues they are experiencing.

Avoiding Power Struggles with Students

Disruptive and confrontational students are sometimes an unavoidable challenge. If handled poorly, these confrontations can lead to power struggles and more disruptions. We asked educators for their advice on defusing these tense situations.