Seven Ways to Get Students to Follow Your Instructions

classroom management Feb 26, 2013

i) Make sure you have their full attention before giving instructions

Make sure they are looking at you and not fiddling with a pencil, turning around, looking at a book, etc. One quite ingenious way of getting eye contact is to hold your pen up in front of you and then move it slowly so that it is in front of your face. The pen will attract the student’s gaze and they will then...

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Building Relationships and classroom community

support Mar 11, 2011

We all know that building relationships with students is a powerful (and essential) preventive strategy. We all know it’s important but actually doing it is another thing. How do we build relationships? What specific steps can we put in place? In a few weeks I’ll be running a live webinar on this very topic but for now here’s a simple tip…

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