Guidance vs Management - We GUIDE people, we MANAGE things. You can manage the heck out of your schedule, your curriculum, your environment. But when you try to MANAGE children and youth, you set up a dynamic that negates the humanity of the children and youth you're working with.
Begin with the End in Mind - One of the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey, how we can apply it to the classroom.
Develop Affinity - Affinity is that feeling of going beyond "like" to the place where we feel understood and accepted by others. Your students NEED your affinity.
Take on a Role-Model Mentality - "Don't worry that kids never listen to you ... worry that they are always watching you."
Game of Influence - You'll see expert teachers using the power of POSITIVE consequences along with it's constant companion, Influence, for Behavior Guidance.
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