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  1. Seven Essentials for Character Discipline - Elementary Classroom Management

    Seven Essentials for Character Discipline - Elementary Classroom Management

    €19.99

    This book provides positive methods for developing a classroom environment conducive to academic learning and success.

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  2. Best Classroom Practices - What Award-Winning Elementary Teachers Do

    Best Classroom Practices - What Award-Winning Elementary Teachers Do

    €29.49

    This book is filled with ideas, projects, and tips from primary teachers in The United States. Designed to be a helpful resource for practicing as well as future teachers, the book is full of examples for lesson plans, calendars, classroom discussions, uses for new technology, handling communication with parents, and much more.

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  3. Behaviour and Classroom Management in the Multicultural Classroom - Proactive, Active, and Reactive Strategies

    Behaviour and Classroom Management in the Multicultural Classroom - Proactive, Active, and Reactive Strategies

    €65.49

    Addressing the increasing number of culturally and linguistically diverse students in today’s schools,Behavior and Classroom Management in the Multicultural Classroom provides general and special education teachers with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to make the proactive, active, and reactive interventions necessary to create a positive classroom environment in which all students can learn.

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  4. Responsible Classroom Management, Grades K–5 - A Schoolwide Plan

    Responsible Classroom Management, Grades K–5 - A Schoolwide Plan

    €18.75

    Allen Queen and Bob Algozzine’s Responsible Classroom Management, Grades 6-12 provides head teachers and teachers with a nationally tested schoolwide discipline plan that emphasizes a team approach to discipline and management and teaches students to solve problems, self-correct behaviour, and develop an internal locus of control.

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  5. Inclusion Activities That Work! Grades K-2

    Inclusion Activities That Work! Grades K-2

    €14.75

    Today's classrooms are filled with learners with a variety of diverse needs and abilities. This new resource, based on Toby Karten's bestselling Inclusion Strategies That Work!, provides teachers with research-based, practical activities for the inclusive classroom. As difficult as it may sound, it is indeed possible to simultaneously embrace standards as well as differences in abilities, learning styles, and intelligences. Whether it's a learning disability, sight impairment, or behavioral challenge, this book attempts to address teacher frustrations and replace them with proactive, effective strategies that apply across the curriculum. These activities are not intended to replace curriculum, but are designed to enhance instructional repertoire through active learning environments that accommodate students' differing needs. The book is divided into eight sections: Reading; Writing; Math; Connecting Students to the Curriculum; Comprehension and Study Skills; Reflective Assessment, Testing, and Grading; Creating a Climate for Classroom Acceptance; and Teacher-Friendly Inclusion Forms, designed to simplify the inclusion process. Also included are helpful Inclusion Tips that enhance the value of each activity so that all students can learn!

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  6. An Interpersonal Approach to Classroom Management - Strategies for Improving Student Engagement

    An Interpersonal Approach to Classroom Management - Strategies for Improving Student Engagement

    €23.99

    Like having a hidden camera in other teachers’ classrooms, An Interpersonal Approach to Classroom Management engages you from the start by contrasting how two teachers respond differently to common situations. The authors expertly bridge the gap between educational psychology and peer and student-teacher management from the perspectives of student engagement, classroom relationships, and teacher self regulation. Both current and prospective teachers will find helpful tools for exploring their beliefs, motivating students, and responding to conflict. Key topics include:

     Student behavioral, relational, and cognitive engagement in the learning process

    Classroom structures that contribute to student engagement

    The contribution of peer relationships to positive and negative behavior management

    Strategies that help children learn to manage their own behavior

    Connecting with students who are culturally and linguistically diverse

    This practitioner-friendly guide takes you on an enlightening journey that will help you manage by design rather than by default. The results—improved relationships and enhanced learning—will not just make a difference; they will make all the difference.

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  7. Rethinking Classroom Management - Strategies for Prevention, Intervention, and Problem Solving (Second Edition)

    Rethinking Classroom Management - Strategies for Prevention, Intervention, and Problem Solving (Second Edition)

    €33.49

    Most teachers still rely on compliance and control to maintain order in their classrooms. Drawing on years of classroom experience and consulting work, Patricia Sequeira Belvel proposes a more effective strategy—classroom leadership for both teachers and students.

    This second edition of the bestselling book, Rethinking Classroom Management, is based on a leadership model of prevention, intervention, and problem solving, and is filled with real-life examples, tips, strategies, and worksheets to help teachers foster leadership in themselves and their students.

    The author's techniques help teachers to recognize and solve problems at an early stage before learning is disrupted. Integrating classroom leadership into the day-to-day life of the classroom establishes an environment that supports students' sense of self-esteem, influence, autonomy, and connectedness. Students enjoy a more productive and supportive learning climate while also learning important life skills such as problem solving and building successful relationships with peers.

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  8. Planning Classroom Management - A Five-Step Process to Creating a Positive Learning Environment (Second Edition)

    Planning Classroom Management - A Five-Step Process to Creating a Positive Learning Environment (Second Edition)

    €29.49

    This excellent resource provides guidance for teachers seeking to create a positive classroom environment, plan for student-centered learning, and meet the demands of today's classrooms.

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  9. Elementary Classroom Management - A Student-Centered Approach to Leading and Learning

    Elementary Classroom Management - A Student-Centered Approach to Leading and Learning

    €73.49

    A student-centered classroom management approach that guides elementary teachers in leading their students and managing the classroom Elementary Classroom Management: A Student-Centered Approach to Leading and Learning provides the information and resources that teachers need to design a classroom management system that incorporates the principles of autonomy, belonging, competency, democracy, and motivation. This text includes stories, strategies, research, and reflection tools to help teachers effectively manage the spaces, procedures, and pedagogy of the classroom environment. Key FeaturesStimulates teachers to reflect on the needs and motivations of their studentsOffers a ôright questionö rather than a ôright answerö approach to help teachers design their own unique classroom management programsProvides real stories, case studies, and letters from master teachers to help readers construct environments that meet the needs of all students Accompanied by High-Quality AncillariesAn InstructorsÆ Resource CD includes video clips with discussion questions, PowerPoint slides, a test bank, and much more. Qualified instructors can request a copy by contacting SAGE Customer Care at 800-818-SAGE (7243) from 6 amû5 pm, PT.A student study site at www.sagepub.com/kwilliamsstudy provides video clips, quizzes, flashcards, Web resources, and much more.Questions for the author? Contact Kerry Curtiss Williams at kewilli2@wsc.edu.Contact Kerry Curtiss Williams at.

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  10. Strategies for Successful Classroom Management - Helping Students Succeed Without Losing Your Dignity or Sanity

    Strategies for Successful Classroom Management - Helping Students Succeed Without Losing Your Dignity or Sanity

    €23.99

    Rick Curwin and Allen Mendler are the creators of the critically acclaimed training programs 'Discipline with Dignity' and 'As Tough as Necessary'. These training programs have helped thousands of educators reduce aggressive behavior and minimize student hostility toward teachers and other students. In this sequel to the best-selling book 'As Tough as Necessary', the authors focus on state-of-the-art motivational techniques that encourage students to change their behaviors. Using school and classroom rules that promote nonviolence as well as teaching and learning, the authors present positive role models for learners. Strategies include developing schoolwide values ('Our school is a place where we solve our problems peacefully'), practicing individual problem-solving ('Stop and calm down'), conflict resolution, anger management, stress reduction, renaming and reframing, finding spirituality from within, establishing safety, and more. This multidimensional approach has been shown to help thousands of students find safe alternatives to hurting themselves and others.

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  11. Positive Classroom Management - A Step-by-Step Guide to Helping Students Succeed (Third Edition)

    Positive Classroom Management - A Step-by-Step Guide to Helping Students Succeed (Third Edition)

    €27.99

    Now in its third edition, this clear and concise guide by expert educator, administrator, and psychologist Robert DiGiulio is a must for student teachers, beginning teachers, and veteran teachers who want to improve their practice. Providing creative ideas, materials, checklists, models, tools, and sample dialogues illustrating applications, this updated edition focuses in on core theories of child and adolescent development, emotional intelligence, and differentiated approaches to instruction and management in the classroom. A terrific companion volume to the author's Great Teaching: What Matters Most in Helping Students Succeed.

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  12. Proactive Classroom Management, K–8 - A Practical Guide to Empower Students and Teachers

    Proactive Classroom Management, K–8 - A Practical Guide to Empower Students and Teachers

    €29.49

    Every teacher dreams of the perfect, well-behaved classroom, but the reality can be quite different. On those less-than-perfect days, having a system in place helps you and your students stay on track. This gold mine of teacher-developed and approved strategies goes beyond classroom management theory and gives you ready-to-use tools that not only encourage positive behavior, but also empower students to take responsibility for their behavior.

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  13. Best Classroom Management Practices for Reaching All Learners - What Award-Winning Classroom Teachers Do

    Best Classroom Management Practices for Reaching All Learners - What Award-Winning Classroom Teachers Do

    €23.99

    Learn classroom management from the experts!

    Do you enjoy swapping ideas with other teachers? Do you find the staffroom is the best place to learn? Do you wish you had time to attend classroom management seminars? The exchange of ideas often allows teachers to fine tune strategies for managing their classrooms by listening to others who have successfully overcome similar challenges. This inspiring collection of advice from award-winning teachers now brings the best of classroom management practice to your classroom.

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  14. Tips for Managing Your Classroom

    Tips for Managing Your Classroom

    €7.99

    Let's face it, effective classroom management is the key to a respectful, cooperative learning environment. Tips for Managing Your Classroom, excerpted from What to Do With the Kid Who..., establishes the fundamental ground rules for managing a classroom.

    From creating procedures and rules with students to using proactive teacher behaviors, this book suggests strategies that teachers can use to create the environment they want.

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  15. 44 Smart Strategies for Avoiding Classroom Mistakes

    44 Smart Strategies for Avoiding Classroom Mistakes

    €31.99

    Avoid classroom problems with this exciting new resource!

    When teachers experience problems in the classroom they reactively look for solutions. Often the solutions to the problems merely address the apparent symptoms, overlooking the root causes of classroom problems. In 44 Smart Strategies for Avoiding Classroom Mistakes, Carolyn Orange provides insight into underlying causes of common classroom problems such as hurt feelings, power struggles, boring instruction and low motivation. She offers preventative, proactive strategies to help teachers avoid the mistakes associated with classroom problems.

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  16. Time-Saving Tips for Teachers (Second Edition)

    Time-Saving Tips for Teachers (Second Edition)

    €27.99

    `This is a must-read for teachers who coach, serve on committees, have families, or do all of the above. New teachers will find that it makes that first year less overwhelming. The time spent to read this book will be recovered many times over. The reproducible pages are an invaluable resource' - Francis M McCullin, Mathematics Instructor, Westminster West Middle School, Maryland

    The Second Edition is packed with even more practical, tested ideas and resources to help you "contain" your job and still maintain high standards!

    The format lets you browse through the chapters and apply the ideas that fit your immediate needs and style.

    The Second Edition now includes over 60 reproducible forms that you can use right away, covering student and parent information, reading and writing coaches, homework, standards for assignments, and supplies, just to name a few. New tips include portfolios, substitute teachers, e-mail, handheld computers, and the Internet.

    Chapters provide ideas on how to save time without diminishing quality by:

    • communicating effectively-but briefly
    • managing materials
    • planning the week ahead
    • learning to say "No"
    • using the Internet to save time
    • working with substitutes and volunteers
    • creating a filing system that saves time
    • avoiding distractions
    • treating yourself as a professional
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  17. The School Leader's Toolkit - Practical Strategies for Leading and Managing

    The School Leader's Toolkit - Practical Strategies for Leading and Managing

    €34.75

    This accessible and jargon-free book addresses key everyday topics faced by practising leaders. Providing hands-on examples and advice, the book shows you how to handle difficult decisions, resolve conflict, and prepare for Ofsted.

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  18. The Principal's Companion - Strategies to Lead Schools for Student and Teacher Success (Fourth Edition)

    The Principal's Companion - Strategies to Lead Schools for Student and Teacher Success (Fourth Edition)

    €34.75

    The classic personal guide for principals, updated to address today’s challenges

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  19. The Mindful School Leader - Practices to Transform Your Leadership and School

    The Mindful School Leader - Practices to Transform Your Leadership and School

    €23.99

    For educational leaders who feel overwhelmed, stressed, and underappreciated, this book offers explicit practices to help readers avoid burnout and become the mindful, poised, effective leaders they were meant to be. The book also offers real-time encouragement with portraits of educational leaders who are incorporating mindfulness practices, like attentive breathing, mindful walking about the school building, or calming pauses in the office throughout the school day into their leadership portfolios and everyday lives. Chapters present a brief overview of school culture and climate, research that describes the effectiveness of mindfulness practices, and helpful tips for incorporating mindfulness in daily life.

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  20. The New School Management by Wandering Around

    The New School Management by Wandering Around

    €30.75

    Achieve success step by stepThe topic of management by wandering around is not new, but the authorsÆ approach is fresh and timely. This current rendition based on the original work by Frase and Hetzel gives new and seasoned administrators smart, practical advice about how to ôwander aroundö with purpose and develop a more interactive leadership style. This text cites more than 20 well-constructed research studies that show how management by wandering around produces desirable outcomes, including:Higher student achievementImproved school culture Higher teacher efficacyManagement by wandering around is not a rigid, linear process: it is a combination of proven methods and a flexible, organic approach to the whole of leadership. Topics covered include developing meeting agendas, supervising instruction, dealing with marginal teachers, and creating safe campuses. The bottom line? If you want to accomplish more, start by getting out moreùand this book shows you how to make it count.

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  21. Putting FACES on the Data - What Great Leaders Do!

    Putting FACES on the Data - What Great Leaders Do!

    €31.99

    This book will show how to personalize that data or put a face on it so that users can implement specific actions for specific students. It will make data more powerful and strategic for real use by keeping it personal. Educational change can be conceptualized as a three-legged stool with Standards-Assessment-Instruction representing the legs. Instruction is the leg that gets too little attention and will be emphasized in this book. This leg of the stool fits closely with 21st century Skills ideas such as Critical Thinking, Collaboration, and Decision-Making.

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  22. The Daily Practices of Successful Principals

    The Daily Practices of Successful Principals

    €30.75

    Designed to promote effective leadership, this book is packed with practical tips and key strategies for new and experienced principals. Each of the tips includes practical ideas, research-based information, fresh perspectives gathered from interviews with successful principals, and suggested action steps. The book is divided into four sections of strategies: Section 1- Personal, Section 2- Managerial, Section 3- Community, and Section 4-Teaching and Learning.

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  23. Essential Lessons for School Leaders

    Essential Lessons for School Leaders

    €17.75

    Keep these heartfelt gems top of mind. This gold mine of wisdom from top education researcher and bestselling author of Turning Around Failing Schools and Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement contains key tips and strategies every school leader should know. Award-winning professor and former school administrator Joseph F. Murphy's concise and instructive lessons will help you stay focused on what matters most as you navigate the hectic world of high-stakes testing and accountability:

    It really is all about the kids: Optimism is essential, Caring counts a lot, Listen and let people finish talking. Don't confuse excuses and explanations. Each lesson is coupled with context in a few sentences taken from Murphy's extensive real-world experiences. This collection is ideal for use in daily reflections, speeches, staff meetings, presentations, or as a gift to anyone who works with children.

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  24. The Answer Is in the Room - How Effective Schools Scale Up Student Success

    The Answer Is in the Room - How Effective Schools Scale Up Student Success

    €25.75

    Learn the secrets of successful schools

    Citing wisdom from top educational experts and building on what is already working, award-winning author Alan M. Blankstein offers tools for finding excellence in schools, scaling these practices across learning communities, and transforming low-performing schools into high-performing schools. His five-step process includes:

    • Identifying and assessing excellence
    • Creating an action plan
    • Assigning resources such as time, materials, etc.
    • Transferring excellence in the form of knowledge and skills throughout the school and district
    • Sustaining the excellence

    Also included are effective strategies for sustaining student gains, closing gaps within and between schools, building leader capacity, and increasing community commitment.

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  25. Leading Schools to Success - Constructing and Sustaining High-Performing Learning Cultures

    Leading Schools to Success - Constructing and Sustaining High-Performing Learning Cultures

    €46.75

    Taking a practice-based approach that is grounded in research and theory, Leading Schools to Success: Constructing and Sustaining High Performing Learning Cultures offers current and future educational leaders with operational knowledge they can employ to construct and sustain a highly effective school culture focused on enhanced student performance.

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