Has the novelty of the new school year started to fade? Have you found yourself wondering what happened to the enthusiastic and friendly students who were in your class just a few short days ago? If so, don’t worry. You are not alone, and things can get better.
By offering principles, rather than strategies, I hope to give you a framework with which specific techniques can be developed. Checking your classroom management approach against these principles will help you create a culture where you and your students can flourish.