Suitable for secondary and trainee teachers, "Dos and Don'ts of Behaviour Management" is an upbeat and practical guide for all of those who need advice of managing behaviour.The down-to-earth "Dos and Don'ts of Behaviour Management" is an upbeat and practical guide for all of those who are new to teaching. Whether you are a trainee teacher, newly qualified teacher or recently qualified teacher, this book is essential reading. Containing advice on all aspects of behaviour management, this book covers problems such as managing 'problem' pupils and dealing with a classroom 'riot'. New topics covered in this second edition include avoiding confrontation and the use of humour, empathy and common sense.
Roger Dunn has been a teacher for over thirty years. He is currently in charge of pastoral set-up and behaviour management at St. Hild's C. of E. School in Durham. He recently completed an MSc in Educational Leadership.
Introduction; 1 Making the Decision; 2 The Psychology of Teaching; 3 The Pro-active Essentials of Managing Pupils; 4 How to Successfully Build and Maintain Positive Relationships with Pupils; 5 How to Handle Particularly Challenging Pupils; 6 Behaviour Management at a Glance. 7 The Management of Other Situations; 8 What to Do If...; 9 A Final Word.