Transformative Classroom Management: Positive Strategies to Engage All Students and Promote a Psychology of Success
About The Author.
PART 1 Assessing Where We Are and Making Sense of the Inner Workings of the Classroom.
Chapter 1 Introduction to Transformative Classroom Management.
Chapter 2 Classifying Approaches to Classroom Management and Moving Up the Teaching Style Continuum.
PART 2 Exploring the Nature of Classroom Dynamics and Student Motivation.
Chapter 3 Exploring the Fundamental Components of the Classroom Environment.
Chapter 4 Promoting Clear and Shared Classroom Expectations.
The Cornerstone of the Effective Classroom.
Chapter 5 Effective Technical Management.
Promoting a Culture of Listening, Respect, and Efficiency in the Classroom.
Chapter 6 Examining Motivational Strategies.
What Makes Your Students Care?
Chapter 7 Promoting a Success Psychology in Students.
PART 3 Developing a Functional Democratic Classroom Society.
Chapter 8 Creating Collective Classroom Bonds with a Social Contract.
Chapter 9 Developing Logical and Related Consequences Within the Social Contract—and Why to Avoid the Use of Punishments.
Chapter 10 Implementing the Social Contract and Promoting Student Responsibility.
PART 4 Good Teaching Practices Lead to Good Management.
Chapter 11 Transformative Classroom Instruction and the Pedagogy-Management Connection.
Chapter 12 Effectively Managing the Cooperative Classroom.
PART 5 Remediation without Coercion.
Chapter 13 A Win-Win Approach to Conflict Resolution and Potential Power Struggles.
Chapter 14 Changing the Negative Identity Pattern and Succeeding with More Challenging Student Behavior.
PART 6 Adopting a Transformative Mind-Set.
Chapter 15 The Transformative Classroom.
Implementing a 1-Style Approach and Creating a Classroom Community.
Chapter 16 The Transformative Mind-Set and Making Your Thinking an Ally.
Appendix A: Questions and Answers on Transformative Classroom Management.
Appendix B: Sound Versus Faulty assumptions.
Appendix C: Examining the ‘‘It Works’’ Fallacy.
Appendix D: Examining the Use of the Phrase the ‘‘Real World of School’’.
Appendix E: Common Sources of Classroom Drama.
Appendix F: Transform Your School: A Schoolwide Student Discipline, Motivation, Character Building, and Peer Mediation Program.
Appendix G: Classroom Management and Student Achievement.