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Ch 11: Ohio APK Early Childhood: Classroom Management

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Review important concepts related to classroom management in preparation for the Ohio APK Early Childhood exam. These video lessons and self-assessment quizzes come together to give you several ways of studying so you are ready to answer the test questions correctly.

Ohio APK Early Childhood: Classroom Management - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter can help you review classroom management strategies as you prepare for the Ohio APK Early Childhood exam. The videos review all various strategies and principles that you may be asked about on the test. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Classroom management techniques
  • Instructional strategies
  • Least restrictive environments
  • Wait times and advance organizers
  • Reducing undesirable behaviors
  • The Premack Principle
  • Behavioral strategies and conflict resolution
  • Collaborative strategies
  • Social responsibility in organization

Our experienced instructors present all the information you need to know in preparation for the test. Watch engaging videos, read text lessons and take self-assessment quizzes to refresh your memory of classroom management techniques as you prepare for this test.

Objectives of the Ohio APK Early Childhood: Classroom Management Chapter

The Ohio APK Early Childhood Exam evaluates your knowledge and comprehension of student development and learning; assessment, instruction and the learning environment; and the professional environment.The topics in this Classroom Management chapter fall within Domain II: Assessment, Instruction and the Learning Environment,which makes up 50% of the test score. By taking the self-assessment quizzes that come with the video lessons, you can check on your studying progress and practice with questions like those on the exam.

12 Lessons in Chapter 11: Ohio APK Early Childhood: Classroom Management
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Classroom Management Techniques

1. Classroom Management Techniques

Managing the classroom is a challenge that all teachers face, and the decisions and actions a teacher takes in this area are extremely influential. In this lesson, we discuss different aspects of classroom management and the importance of creating a plan before the term begins.

Instructional Strategies: Hands-On, Interactive, Expository & Collaborative

2. Instructional Strategies: Hands-On, Interactive, Expository & Collaborative

In this lesson, we will use the fictional Academy of Magic to illustrate four types of instructional strategies that teachers use in the classroom: expository instruction, interactive instruction, hands-on instruction and collaborative instruction.

Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) in Special Education: Definition & Law

3. Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) in Special Education: Definition & Law

This lesson explains the meaning of least restrictive environment in special education law and discuss what the implications of the law are for students and teachers.

Using Wait Time in the Classroom

4. Using Wait Time in the Classroom

During class discussion, is the pause between the teacher's question and the student's response important? It is, and the pause between the student's response and the teacher's reaction is also important. In this lesson, we define and discuss both types of wait time and how they can be used to optimize students' learning.

Advance Organizers in the Classroom: Teaching Strategies & Advantages

5. Advance Organizers in the Classroom: Teaching Strategies & Advantages

An advance organizer is a very useful tool for teachers to help students understand, retain and remember new learning material. In this lesson, we define an advance organizer and discuss examples and benefits of use in the classroom.

Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom

6. Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom

This lesson covers several options for reducing bad behavior in the classroom, including time out, satiation and token economies. The lesson touches on how to use these techniques, and what to avoid when trying to encourage good behavior.

Applying the Premack Principle in the Classroom

7. Applying the Premack Principle in the Classroom

The Premack Principle is a famous idea in psychology that can help teachers with classroom management. In this lesson, learn how the Premack Principle relates to what motivates us as individuals.

Behaviorism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples

8. Behaviorism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples

How can teachers use rewards and punishments to guide student behavior and learning? In this lesson, we will look at how behaviorism applies to the classroom, including the concepts of reinforcement, punishment, and extinction.

Conflict Resolution: Managing Conflict in Organizations

9. Conflict Resolution: Managing Conflict in Organizations

Conflict can be solved in many ways. This lesson provides an overview of the different types of conflict resolution strategies, including avoidance, accommodation, competition, compromise, and collaboration.

Collaborative Skills: Definition & Explanation

10. Collaborative Skills: Definition & Explanation

Find out what collaborative skills are and learn about different types of collaborative skills in this lesson. You'll receive a few tips for teaching students about collaborative skills, then you can take a quiz to test your new knowledge.

What Is Collaboration in the Workplace? - Definition, Benefits & Examples

11. What Is Collaboration in the Workplace? - Definition, Benefits & Examples

Learn what collaboration in the workplace is and some of the many benefits that it can offer to both employees and companies. Find out some examples of how you can benefit through this type of collaboration.

Social Responsibility in Organizations

12. Social Responsibility in Organizations

Watch this video lesson to learn how companies put into practice their social responsibilities. Learn how a socially responsible company helps the environment, people, and employees along with giving freely to society.

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