Better Than Carrots or Sticks: Restorative Practices for Positive Classroom Management download free [PDF and Ebook] by Dominique Smith

Better Than Carrots or Sticks: Restorative Practices for Positive Classroom Management download free [PDF and Ebook] by Dominique Smith year 2015
  • Book name: Better Than Carrots or Sticks: Restorative Practices for Positive Classroom Management
  • Author: Dominique Smith
  • Release date: 2015/7/6
  • Publisher: ASSOCIATION FOR SUPERVISION & CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9781416620624
  • Rating: 9.39 of 10
  • Votes: 419
  • Review by: Wilder Schuler
  • Review rating: 9.99 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/11
  • Total pages: 170
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Classroom management is traditionally a matter of encouraging good behavior and discouraging bad by doling out rewards and punishments. But studies show that when educators empower students to address and correct misbehavior among themselves, positive results are longer lasting and more wide reaching. In Better Than Carrots or Sticks, longtime educators and best-selling authors Dominique Smith, Douglas Fisher, and Nancy Frey provide a practical blueprint for creating a cooperative and respectful classroom climate in which students and teachers work through behavioral issues together. After a comprehensive overview of the roots of the restorative practices movement in schools, the authors explain how toEstablish procedures and expectations for student behavior that encourage the development of positive interpersonal skills;Develop a nonconfrontational rapport with even the most challenging students; andImplement conflict resolution strategies that prioritize relationship building and mutual understanding over finger-pointing and retribution.Rewards and punishments may help to maintain order in the short term, but they're at best superficially effective and at worst counterproductive. This book will prepare teachers at all levels to ensure that their classrooms are welcoming, enriching, and constructive environments built on collective respect and focused on student achievement.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H30M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Teacher Training, Teaching Skills & Techniques, Teaching Staff
  • Available formats: PDF, WORD, EPUB, LIT, FB2, TXT, PRC, DOC. Compressed in TAR.7Z, CBR, RAR, ZIP, CBZ, 7-ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.35 USD
  • Dimensions: 147x226x13mm
  • Weight: 204g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Alexandria, United States
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