19 Tips, Tricks and Apps for Classroom Management. Classroom management apps can be a great time saver and help you better organize your classroom, teaching work, and be a better teacher.
If anyone tells you that an iPad is just for playing Angry Birds, this list of teacher tools and classroom management apps is sure to change their mind. Check out these tips, tricks and apps for classroom management! Top 19 Classroom Management Apps There are hundreds of classroom management apps for teachers. I’ve seen a lot of them and reviewed a large number of apps for classroom management.
Each one of these classroom management apps has been reviewed on my website so feel free to click through to learn more about each app, how you can use it in your classroom, and innovative ways to use classroom management apps. 3 Classroom Management App Questions If you’re wading through choices for your classroom management apps, try asking these questions when deciding on the best classroom management apps for you:
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School Matters - Challenging Behaviour. Behaviour Management in a Drama Class. Www.behaviourmanagement.org. Behaviour. Behaviour Management: A Bill Rogers Top 10. Behaviour Management Strategies from Bill Rogers Without doubt the greatest personal challenge I’ve faced as a teacher was moving from the Sixth Form college in Wigan where I started teaching, to Holland Park School in London in my mid-20s.
Having established the idea in my mind that I was a pretty good teacher, it was a massive shock to discover that in my new context, I was a novice. It was humbling. To begin with I struggled just to get a class to listen (suffering routine humiliation at the hands of a certain Year 9 class) and I went through a terrible phase (2-3years?) Of being an appalling shouter, regularly losing my temper and committing various teacher atrocities (such as throwing a student’s book down the stairwell and telling him to get out and never come back at the top of my voice…). Later I discovered the seminal Bill Rogers’ video series and watched them back-to-back.
The series titles give a flavour of the Bill Rogers approach: Top Ten Ideas from Bill Rogers 1. Behaviour management. Discipline by Design. Here are eleven techniques that you can use in your classroom that will help you achieve effective group management and control.
They have been adapted from an article called: "A Primer on Classroom Discipline: Principles Old and New" by Thomas R. McDaniel, Phi Delta Kappan, September 1986. 1. Focusing Be sure you have the attention of everyone in your classroom before you start your lesson. Inexperienced teachers sometimes think that by beginning their lesson, the class will settle down. The focusing technique means that you will demand their attention before you begin. A soft spoken teacher often has a calmer, quieter classroom than one with a stronger voice. 2.
An effective way to marry this technique with the first one is to include time at the end of the period for students to do activities of their choosing. The teacher is more willing to wait for class attention when he knows there is extra time to meet his goals and objectives. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Ten Tips for Classroom Management.