This section contains resources for behavioral intervention including motivation and reward techniques, promoting appropriate classroom behavior, and creating a safe socia environment for children with special needs.
7 Rules of Handling Difficult Students
Seven easy ways to handle difficult behavior.
25 Surefire Ways for Handling Difficult Students
Expert advice on what to do when students are acting up.
A multitude of resources that are important in keeping behavior under control in a classroom setting in order to effectively reach the students.
Behavior management strategies for children with ADD.
Offers a variety of positive strategies for promoting appropriate classroom behavior, including podcasts and lesson plans.
Free printable behavior charts for rewards and classroom rules along with suggestions for promoting good behavior in the classroom.
Tactics for behavioral intervention including motivation and reward techniques, as well as information on special needs children, bullying, and challenging students.
Behavior Management: Getting to the Bottom of Social Skills Deficits
Judith Osgood Smith (1995) addresses behavior management of students with learning disabilities who do not necessarily act out, but lacks certain skill sets to interact socially.
The Children’s Initiative
This site offers after school behavior management for site leaders and teachers, there is a comprehensive chart that matches behaviors to actions on dealing with them.
Classroom Behavior Management: A Dozen Common Mistakes and What to Do Instead
Twelve helpful “don’ts” in classroom behavior management.
Classroom Management in the Out-of-School time Setting
Tips on how to keep children learning, having fun, and still behaving well with a view that “sitting down and being quiet” is not the way to keep students engaged and excited.
Classroom Management for Students with Mild Disabilities
An article about how to collaborate in the classroom to create a safe social environment for children with mild disabilities.
Dealing with Behavior Problems (PDF)
This article promotes positive behavior strategies that have proven to work over the years in lieu of traditional discipline.
A reference guide for handling over 117 behavior issues that can occur at school and/or home. Access to resources is free with registration.
Tips from other educators on positive classroom management.
Five Tricky Personalities - and How to Handle Them
A straightforward article about five typical cases and how to modify their behavior.
The article articulates the best way to deal with difficult behavior among children in your programs.
Good Behavior Game
An article about extending individual consequences to the group as a form of classroom management.
Positive strategies for preventing meltdowns.
ProTeacher- Behavior Management
Behavior management resources including classroom management, tattling, positive reinforcement, and tips and techniques for dealing with behavior.
A sampling of strategies that teachers have used to head off misbehavior.
Here are some strategies for dealing with and managing the unique challenges of middle school student behavior.
TeacherVision- Behavior Management Resources
Gives educators tools for effective behavior management including forms and charts to document and track students’ behavior.
A website dedicated to teachers, with this specific page delving into child behavior and how to deal with challenges.