Essays Tagged: "Classroom management"

Brief essay descibing interaction between an aspiring teacher and a classroom of students.

Me vs ThemOnce again I found myself in a classroom with a substitute. But, this time was going to be different. I had planned to present the ... ght before I had rehearsed exactly what exactly what I was going to say and do to obtain my utopian classroom. I knew the material like the back of my hand, I knew the students, and I had a plan. I th ... get through the lesson, which was just a algebra review. But, I was wrong.Right away I learned what classroom management skill I did not have, and authoritative voice. My tone is almost always pleasan ...

(3 pages) 133 1 4.1 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Teaching Social Skills.

l student socialization depends on a teacher's ability to adopt an authoritative teaching style for classroom management. This means that teachers should exert leadership and exercise control, but at ... from: [Accessed 8 August, 2002).McGrath, H. & Kirschenbaum, DS. (1992). Friendly kids, friendly classrooms. Melbourne: Longman.Mekitarian, T. (1996). Focus forty: A whole school forty week social ...

(4 pages) 167 1 2.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

This essay is all about discipline in the classroom, how students behave and how a teacher can resolve their issues.

zes that his class is going to be immature, he will need to learn self-discipline. He remembers the classroom management suggestion he learned in college. "Don't simile until Christmas and be tough on ... r's weaknesses" socially unacceptable.School time dozing is another major problem in history of the classroom. In the middle of a discussion, a teacher unexpectedly stops speaking. Everyone stops spea ...

(4 pages) 158 2 2.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Literature Review on Behaviour modification strategies used in classrooms

es a variety of cognitive and metacognitive strategies (Meece, 1994) as well as good discipline and classroom management. Whilst not ignoring the value of cognitive and metacognitive strategies for ef ... and metacognitive strategies for effective learning, recent research has stated that discipline and classroom management is probably the most taxing aspect of a teacher's role (Carey, 2003; B. Rogers, ...

(10 pages) 278 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Classroom Management Philosophy

Classroom ManagementWhen dealing with classroom management it is important to consider the level and ... and gifted students behave differently than "exceptional" students. For this essay I will focus on classroom management in secondary public school classrooms. There are two parts to an effective clas ... to deal with. It disrupts their lesson plans along with other students' learning. In The Synergetic Classroom, C. M. Charles explains some reasons why students misbehave in the classroom. Some student ...

(3 pages) 337 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

1st year pro seminar essay

here are centralized concepts relating to teaching, such as parent/student/teacher relationships or classroom management, none of them can be taught. They must be experienced, improved upon, and then ... changes in the day are simple concepts that affect the way students behave and handle change in the classroom. At times during my stage I can hear a teacher screaming directions, getting frantic with ...

(4 pages) 49 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Supportive Classroom Management Practices Maximise Learning

RationaleWhen entering the classroom as a preservice teacher for the first time, it is deceptive how simple an experienced teac ... s. It also contained a significant portion of students from low socio-economic families. Within the classrooms observed, namely year nine business education, minimal disruption occurred despite some s ... n and making eye contact or moving in closer proximity to the disruptive student. These preliminary classroom management strategies curtailed the inappropriate behaviour and formal school behaviour ma ...

(10 pages) 313 0 3.4 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Metalitronics: A Personal System of Classroom Management

y times we are the only structure these kids have."-Kouzes and PostnerIntroductionWhen dealing with classroom management it is imperative to reflect on the level and type of education being taught. El ... arning. In Synergetic Discipline, C. M. Charles explains some reasons why students misbehave in the classroom. Some students like to see how far they can push and what they can get away with. Others l ...

(6 pages) 124 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Reading in Special Education

ecial education recently. Special education students now can be included into the general education classrooms and this has sparked a lot more literature concerning special education to be written. Th ... d has ADD. There are also a lot of books out there for special education teachers from dealing with classroom management to explaining transition plans for middle school/high school special education ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Classroom Management

Continual concerns with classroom management can be emotionally draining for teachers.What might be some effective ways of a ... ld not be emotionally involved with their work, they should keep a professional distance from their classroom management problems. Students often target teachers with negative energy which may lead to ... ords don't take insults or negative comments from students personally.Teachers shouldn't take their classroom management problems home with them because this will exacerbate the problem. It is importa ...

(3 pages) 75 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Classroom Management

While effective classroom management to a simple recipe, there are definite steps the teacher can take to create an ... e, there are definite steps the teacher can take to create an effective learning environment in the classroom. It is important to understand that classroom management refers to how teachers structure ... agement refers to how teachers structure their rooms to prevent or minimize behavior problems. Good classroom management techniques are based on the guidelines for creating an effective learning envir ...

(3 pages) 122 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Leadership

2 The purpose of this literature review is to explore the dimensions of classroom management, including student involvement and humor, along with more traditional methods. ... tricts to adhere to the method. The hope is to assist others in creating clear, concrete methods of classroom management that discourage the dragons and monsters of confusion and chaos from reeking ha ... rage the dragons and monsters of confusion and chaos from reeking havoc in the halls of education.3 Classroom Management Under the Microscope John Dewey said, ?What I have learned is that the purpose ...

(17 pages) 115 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Observation interview

and interview took place at Del Valle Elementary in La Puente with Ms. Flores and her second-grade classroom. The time spent was approximately three hours in the classroom, observing the classroom cl ... Ms. Flores and the students, the instructional techniques used student motivation, and the type of classroom management. I also conducted an interview, approximately thirty minutes, with Ms. Flores a ...

(8 pages) 96 0 1.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Kounin Teaching Principles

Jacob Kounin, an educational psychologist, became best known for his research of the effects of classroom management on student behaviour. In 1970, he published his book, Discipline and Group Mana ... his book Discipline and Group Management, Jacob Kounin introduced a model for teachers to assist in classroom management. His principles would dramatically reduce misbehaviour of students in classroom ...

(5 pages) 26 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Roll Play Script

ve behavior will result in a loss of productivity, therefore, teachers must set standards for their classrooms. Teachers expect students to follow the rules but unfortunately there will always be exce ... ow how to effectively handle disruptive behavior so it causes the least amount of disruption to the classroom.In order for students to learn to the best of their abilities; a classroom needs some orde ...

(4 pages) 782 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Classroom Management

Before taking this course, I always held a view that the blame for discipline problems inside classrooms was utterly on students; it was students' duty to behave well at school and pay respect t ... utterly follow my instructions and orders. I was however inspired by the new and opposite idea that classroom management was actually about "teacher's behavior and activities that encourage learning i ...

(7 pages) 87 0 4.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Teaching Students with Special Needs: Behavior Management

IntroductionBehavior management is all about classroom management, and knowing the correct ways in which to discipline a child. Here the term, Pe ... the correct strategies and being up to date with how to keep the student engaged and active in the classroom. The term, at a general level, means the art of instruction. Instruction being direction, ... nstruction being direction, giving the students a direction and keeping them focused on their task. Classroom management and management of a student and student body, as a whole, is an art, or skill w ...

(8 pages) 41 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Classroom Management

the biggest concerns that first year teachers have is how are they going to be able to control the classroom. Teachers need to be able to successful establish a good model of discipline for their cla ... will not know the material to teach our students, but whether or not we will be able to control our classrooms so that we have the chance to successfully teach them. Most every first year teacher that ...

(6 pages) 36 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Learning in Classroom

Learning In My Classroom � PAGE �2� Running Head: LEARNING IN MY CLASSROOMLearning in My Class ... ROOMLearning in My Classroom[The Writer's Name][The Name of the Institution] �Learning in My ClassroomIntroductionThis paper will discuss and evaluate classroom learning strategies and methodol ... n and making eye contact or moving in closer proximity to the disruptive student. These preliminary classroom management strategies curtailed the inappropriate behaviour and formal school behaviour ma ...

(27 pages) 31 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education