In Pursuit of Positive and Proactive Behaviors – The Challenge
Every school wants to provide a safe, preventive, and positive learning environment, but recent shifts in societal and cultural norms have given rise to sometimes troublesome and reactive behaviors. Schools wonder how to address these problematic behaviors while making real change happen. This book offers seven procedural steps to build a proactive schoolwide discipline plan that maximizes teaching and learning, prevents problem behaviors, and maintains desirable behavior to enhance school success. Get started in creating a positive and supportive environment by learning how to:
? Develop, teach, and maintain
school-wide behavior expectations
your plan for the long haul
SAGE Publications; October 2017
- ISBN: 9781506343488
- Edition: 2
- Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
- Title: Seven Steps for Developing a Proactive Schoolwide Discipline Plan
- Author: Geoffrey T. Colvin; George M. Sugai
In The Press
"For a schoolwide system to be truly successful, everyone involved--from superintendent to support staff--must understand their responsibilities within the system and appreciate the fundamental principles on which it is based.
Whether your school is considering a comprehensive system for the first time or attempting to improve on an existing system, this book will be your guide. It is clear and accessible, using current research to explain the best practices involved in maximizing the behavioral and academic outcomes of all students. You will learn how to set up the optimal conditions for desired behaviors to increase, and also how to effectively intervene when they do not. The appendix is also full of resources that can get your classroom and your school on a more positive and productive path, starting today!"