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“A wonderful tool for administrators and teachers that offers child-centered resources and ideas to help our learners succeed, thereby making our classrooms more effective. I especially love the sample behavior reports, progress monitoring charts, and the self-monitoring chart. Helping students see that they are responsible for their actions and making them partners in their education are effective practices.”
—Megan M. Allen, Fourth-Grade Teacher, Cleveland Elementary School, Tampa, FL
Prevention is the key to a successful school behavior plan!
In today's increasingly diverse PreK–12 classrooms, problem behaviors can often interrupt instructional time and disrupt learning. Designed for 21st-century school leaders, administrators, behavior specialists, and classroom teachers, this research-based guide offers specific strategies and plans for preventing problem behavior at both the classroom and school level.
Based on the premise that ...
Chapter 9: Community and Interagency Partnerships
Community and Interagency Partnerships
Low-income families and immigrant families face monumental challenges in raising their children and supporting them in school. When non-native-English-speaking parents and other families lack material and social supports, their ability to nurture their children as students is compromised. Those families, particularly the ones who have recently immigrated, often face an additional difficulty: “they do not speak the language of the school” (Harry, 1992, ...