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4 Ways We Can Connect With Parents | Connected Principals

4 Ways We Can Connect With Parents | Connected Principals | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
cc licensed ( BY ) flickr photo shared by familymwr Recently I was asked about the idea of using specialized software to connect with parents so that th...
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Schools See Gains From Positive Behavior Approach - Disability Scoop

Schools See Gains From Positive Behavior Approach - Disability Scoop | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
A first-of-its-kind study looking at a widely-used program designed to improve behavior finds that the strategy is proving effective for students with and without disabilities.
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RtI: The Forgotten Tier

RtI: The Forgotten Tier | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
A Practical Guide for Building a Data-Driven Tier 1 Instructional Process | The great promise of RtI is the potential to reach and teach all students. That promise becomes a reality when the heart of an RtI system is a well-designed Tier 1 program.
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Meaningful Classroom Jobs

Meaningful Classroom Jobs | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Meaningful work for the classroom community
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Response: Classroom Strategies to Foster a Growth Mindset

Response: Classroom Strategies to Foster a Growth Mindset | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
An award-winning English and Social Studies teacher at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, Calif., Larry Ferlazzo is the author of Helping Students Motivate Themselves: Practical Answers To Classroom Challenges, The ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival...
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12 Things Teachers Worry About Today: Classroom Support

12 Things Teachers Worry About Today:  Classroom Support | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it

Editor’s Note: The modern learning environment can be defined by its possibility. With so many tools and resources accessible to anyone with an internet connection, it is possible to perpetually reinvent your classroom as you seek out what works best for your students. For the K-12 public school teacher, this is also true, but there is also the matter of what everyday teaching looks like from the perspective of the teacher charged with making it all happen. This post by Heather Edick takes a look at this reality. 

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Four Traits of High Implementing High Schools: PBIS

Four Traits of High Implementing High Schools:  PBIS | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it

Florida's PBS Project has identified four traits that high implementing PBIS High Schools have in common:  

 

1.  Administrative support

2.  Regular team meetings

3.  Collecting and using data with whole staff

4.  Teaching and reteaching expectations

 

 

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Classroom Portraits

Classroom Portraits | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Le photographe Julian Germain réalise depuis 2004 des photographies de salles de classe à travers le monde. Avec sa série (RT @Photojojo: Classroom portraits from around the world. This must be what it feels like to be a teacher at the front!
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How Kids Teaching Kids Works in My Classroom | NEED Blog

How Kids Teaching Kids Works in My Classroom | NEED Blog | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
How does it work in my classroom? I post the Learning Pyramid Chart and refer to it during class, reminding the students that our goal is to reach the top. At the bottom of the chart is Lecture 5%, so I say to my students, “If I ...
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A Mindful Approach to Parent Conflict

A Mindful Approach to Parent Conflict | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
In my 20 years of working with schools, I have discovered several steps that school officials can take to deescalate potential confrontations when parents come in breathing fire.
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The Colorful Principal: Educating the WHOLE child

The Colorful Principal: Educating the WHOLE child | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
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Full-Contact Teaching: Connecting with Hearts and Minds

Full-Contact Teaching: Connecting with Hearts and Minds | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Last week our school celebrated homecoming football week.
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for the love of learning: Rethink Discipline

for the love of learning: Rethink Discipline | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it

Great blog regarding thinking outside the box about dealing with kids

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'Bullying: Words Can Kill' 48 Hours Special Addresses School Bullying (VIDEO)

'Bullying: Words Can Kill' 48 Hours Special Addresses School Bullying (VIDEO) | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
As students are heading back to school for the start of a new year of learning, for many, the focus is beyond the scope of the textbook.

Via Ana Cristina Pratas
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Honest, Clear Vision Leads to Climate We Want

Honest, Clear Vision Leads to Climate We Want | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Great article on school leadership
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Living a Listful{l} Life: Discipline.

Living a Listful{l} Life: Discipline. | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
"It isn't really our choices that distinguish who we are.  It's our commitment to them."                         Emily, from Revenge

Thinking of how we make plans to implement something in a school or class and the fidelity is not always there. We blame the plan when indeed, we failed to implent the plan.
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The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home

The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
When I first started teaching and was overwhelmed by the demands and complexity of the job, my survival strategy was simply to take all the advice that came my way and implement it.
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The Parent Engagement Room

The Parent Engagement Room | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it

Authentic parent engagement will go a long way in keeping kids invested in school.  This is a great way to involve parents .

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3 Simple Ways To Earn Your Students' Respect — Smart Classroom ...

3 Simple Ways To Earn Your Students' Respect — Smart Classroom ... | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
You can't teach your students to respect you. Oh sure, you can try. Many teachers do. They harp on it, do read alouds about it, and even role-play it. But in the end, students can't be persuaded or talked into.
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Recognizing “Panache

Recognizing “Panache” | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
I was a non-fiction kid. Encyclopedias and Time-Life books were my favorite.
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Who Makes the Rules in a Classroom? Seven Ideas About Rule-making | Voices in the Feminine

Who Makes the Rules in a Classroom? Seven Ideas About Rule-making | Voices in the Feminine | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Nancy Flanagan is an education writer and consultant focusing on teacher leadership. She spent 30 years in a K-12 music classroom in Hartland, Mich, and was named Michigan Teacher of the Year in 1993.
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5 things teachers want parents to know

5 things teachers want parents to know | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
CNN’s Schools of Thought blog covers education from a variety of perspectives that include policies, practices and people.
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Does Your School Culture Encourage Risk-Taking or Rule Following?

Does Your School Culture Encourage Risk-Taking or Rule Following? | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
Elementary school Principal Peter DeWitt writes about students' social and emotional health, and how educators can help young people find common ground. He can be found at www.petermdewitt.com.
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National Bullying Prevention Center - Unity Day Oct. 10, 2011

National Bullying Prevention Center - Unity Day Oct. 10, 2011 | Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:  Oakland County | Scoop.it
What are your true colors when it comes to bullying? If you care about students who are bullied and want bullying to end, make your color ORANGE on Unity Day, Wednesday, Oct. 10.
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