Classroom Management

Understanding Behavior as Communication: A Teacher’s Guide

Understanding that behavior is a form of communication can help teachers reframe what they’re seeing…

Teacher-to-Teacher: How I Taught My Students to Give Praise and Other Feedback

Learn how to coach students to give each other praise and effective feedback.

The Power of Effective Praise: A Guide for Teachers

Learn about the power of praise in the classroom, and techniques for giving effective praise to your…

The Difference Between Discipline and Punishment

Discipline and punishment aren't the same. Read about how they're different and which one is more ef…

PBIS: What You Need to Know

Positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS) is a schoolwide approach to make schools safer…

Functional Assessment: What It Is and How It Works

When a student has behavior challenges, schools may use a process called functional behavioral asses…