Presents updated research on 19 educational issues, plus 38 strategies and templates to help teachers implement RTI and user-friendly disciplinary approaches in K–12 diverse classrooms.
Chapter 4: Teaching Students How to Use Appropriate Social Skills
Teaching Students How to Use Appropriate Social Skills
Figure 4.0 Cluster of Social Skills Graphic Organizer
Social Skills in the Classroom
Social skills provide the framework for effective classroom management. If students’ social skills are well developed and appropriate to their age level, teachers can implement behavior management systems within the first few days of class with minimal instruction or practice. If, however, because of students’ cultural or family backgrounds, they are not familiar with the social skills deemed important by the school culture, teachers ...