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As Tough as Necessary: Countering Violence, Aggression, and Hostility in Our Schools
Countering violence, aggression, and hostility in our schools.
Paperback, 145 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
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This book has a lot of strategies and "mini-lessons" that can be incorporated into almost any classroom. Although the focus is high-agression schools (it seems like) I feel like I can use a lot of the advice in my average classroom. One of my favorite sections is the in very detailed "Strategies for Teachers." It gives advice on how to diffuse the situations between you and a student or a group of students. Although some the diffusing statements seemed a little unnatural (scripted) a lot of the ...more