School Environment

The School Environment: Another Family

Ethan* came to my small Adventist school in New York City as a Freshman. He stood out from the others because of his timid demeanor.…

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Family praying

Um Irmão de Respeito

“Todo aquele que faz a vontade de Deus é meu irmão, minha irmã, e minha mãe.” (Marcos 3:35) Chegamos ao final desta série e vamos refletir…

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Teacher trying to get class's attention.

Signals for Quiet & The Transition Sequence

A lot of misbehavior in the classroom happens during and after transitions. Because of the difficulties that transitions can cause, having set signals for quiet…

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Building Rapport: The Key to Good Classroom Management

Building rapport with students is absolutely essential to good classroom management. It is foundational to creating an optimal environment for teaching and learning. In their…

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Punishing the Group: What Messages are We Sending?

It is sometimes tempting as a teacher to punish an entire group for the misbehavior of one or more students. After all, we all know…

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O desafio de lidar com as emoções

Receber as gerações com personalidades e necessidades diferentes como X, Y, Z e, principalmente, Alpha (essa última com crianças nascidas a partir de 2010) em…

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Classroom Intervention Strategies, Part 2: Medium and High Level Responses

In the first post in this series, we discussed low level responses to misbehavior in the classroom. In most cases, low level responses should be the…

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Classroom Intervention Strategies, Part 1: Low Level Responses

Every encounter between teachers and students matters. These encounters accumulate to help create the basis of the student’s impression of their school, church organization, God,…

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Classroom Management

Take a look at our favorite resources on classroom management, collected and reviewed by CIRCLE.

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Nurturing Real Growth: Christian Discipline

We need to take the time to listen. Adventist educators seek to follow God’s example in all we do.

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