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Positive Behavior Support in the Classroom

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 38
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Philosophy of Discipline in the Classroom

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Course Summary

This teacher resource course is designed for instructors who want to develop/implement a positive behavior support system in their classrooms. These informative lessons outline key strategies that can help you promote, manage, assess and improve student behavior in classroom settings.
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Ch 1. Theories of Classroom Discipline & Managing Behavior {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[218511].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Philosophy of Discipline in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Assertive vs. Democratic Discipline in Classrooms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Behavioral Theory: Thorndike and the Law of Effect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Behaviorism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Applying Gordon's Classroom Management Theory to Discipline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Dreikurs' Model of Social Discipline in Classrooms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79810].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79810].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Applying Glasser's Choice Theory to Classroom Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Positive Reinforcement in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[182565].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[182565].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Developing a Personal Philosophy of Classroom Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Disciplinary Problems in the Classroom: Types & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Managing Disruptive Behavior in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Externalizing Behaviors: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Internalizing Behaviors: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5838].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5838].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Handling Impulsive Behavior in Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198121].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198121].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How to Deal with Disrespectful Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198163].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198163].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Learned Helplessness in Children: Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1859].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1859].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Classroom Behavior Management & Interventions {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[218517].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Establishing Daily Classroom Routines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55995].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55995].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Classroom Norms: Setting Expectations with Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Develop Rapport with Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Increasing Student Engagement: Strategies & Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31698].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31698].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Monitoring Student Behavior in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89655].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89655].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Cognitive Behavior Modification in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Student Behavior Contracts: Examples and Templates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Behavior Intervention Plan: Definition & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Teaching Social Cues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Social Skills Activities for Kids
Lesson 12 - Social Skills Activities for Teens
Lesson 13 - Interventions for Social Isolation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279809].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279809].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Positive Behavior Support Strategies for Teachers {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[218519].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Positive Classroom Management Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31692].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31692].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Strategies for Modeling Positive Behavior in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Positive Discipline in the Classroom: Techniques & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Positive Behavior Support: Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is School-Wide PBIS? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - PBIS Strategies for Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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