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Somer Lewis
lewiss@uncw.edu
910.962.7244

Watson College of Education
UNCW
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Classroom Management Websites

14 of Ron Clark’s 55 essential rules for student success
http://teachers.net/gazette/JUL03/clark.html

Bathroom Breaks
http://www.teachnet.com/how-to/manage/cantwait011399.html
An article on how to manage students who “can’t wait” to use the restroom and how to tell if they really need to go at all. Gives tips from experienced teachers on methods of controlling this behavior.

Bullying Intervention Strategies that Work
http://www.educationworld.com/a_issues/issues103.shtml

Classroom Behavior Management for Diverse and Inclusive Schools
http://www.tcrecord.org/Content.asp?ContentID=11322
Book review *requires free registration

Classroom Chores
http://www.teachnet.com/how-to/manage/062198.html
Ideas on how to get students involved in classroom chores while giving them a sense of responsibility.

Classroom Management and Organization
http://www.pgcps.pg.k12.md.us/~elc/gameplan.htm
Ideas for classroom management beginning with strategies for developing procedures

Discipline Associates
http://www.tlc-sems.com
Offers highly effective training programs to help educators and administrators manage behavior and improve student responsibility.

Discipline Help
http://www.disciplinehelp.com
Reference for handling more than 117 misbehaviors at school and at home. Describes behavior, effects, actions, common mistakes made when handling the misbehavior, and appropriate ways of handling the situation

LEARN NC- Classroom Management
http://www.learnnc.org/search?area=&phrase=classroom+management
These resources for new teachers consider the context of classroom design, curriculum, and instructional strategies.

Middle School Teachers, Students, Combat Teasing
http://www.educationworld.com/a_curr/curr327.shtml
An article on one middle school’s method of dealing with teasing

A New Guide for New Teachers
http://www.educationworld.com/a_issues/chat/chat070.shtml
Tips on classroom management, record keeping, getting along with parents and administrators, more.

Stop Bullying Before it Starts
http://www.educationworld.com/a_issues/issues053.shtml

Stop Bullying Now!
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson191.shtml
An article on ways to stop bullying. Includes activities for “teaching students empathy, anger management, and effective conflict resolution.”

Stepping Out
http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/285.html
Ideas on punishments for misbehaving students to teach a lesson

Survival Guide for New Teachers
http://www.ed.gov/teachers/become/about/survivalguide/index.html
A how-to for new teachers to learn to work effectively with veteran teachers, principals, parents, and teacher educators.

“You Tattletale!”
http://www.teachnet.com/how-to/manage/tattling100600.html
An article on the effects of tattling, and how to manage tattling

Book for purchase:
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/lesson-plans/lesson-5184.html