Rising to the Challenge of Challenging Behavior

Tomlinson, Carol Ann
October 2012
Educational Leadership;Oct2012, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p88
The article discusses several strategies and teaching methods for teachers with challenging students. Based on her experience as a teacher, the author's suggestions include teachers create engaging lessons that promote participation, demonstrate a level of respect for all students, and find the cause of students' negative behavior. Other topics covered include creating strong teacher-student relationships, improving classroom management, and using empathy to assist students' modify their own behavior.


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