Action Stages of Classroom Management

The most important steps to promoting appropriate classroom behavior focus on three action stages:
  • prevention
  • support
  • correction.

The topics included in this course are:

Preventive Management Strategies:

Topic 1A: How your professional presence, the ways in which you arrange and organize the physical classroom setting, and the psychological space you create all work together to assist you in setting the tone for appropriate student behavior.
Topic 1B: The two most critical areas in which planning must occur --Effective planning of engaging lessons and giving careful thought to your expectations for student behavior and the ways in which you will communicate your expectations to your students.

Supportive Management Strategies:

Topic 2A: Time on Task. Specific management techniques that will maximize your capacity to minimize disruptions and to keep students focused and engaged in learning activities
Topic 2B: Support Skills. Supportive strategies and when to use them to redirect students and correct minor misbehavior

Corrective Management Strategies:

Topic 3A: The relationship between basic needs and mistaken goals of student behavior; Appropriate responses to students' mistaken behavioral goals
Topic 3B: Corrective responses to behaviors that disrupt an activity, interfere with learning or constitute a threat to order or the learning environment

The information, skills and techniques provided are research-based and taught through online readings, PowerPoint presentations, activities, video clips, and printable Ready Reference Cards. A final assessment allows you to demonstrate mastery of key concepts and skills.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

CPE: 3

This is a fee-based course only.

Course fee: $30

CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDFEE BASED COURSE

Effectively Managing the Classroom

This online course by The Master Teacher, composed of 10 learning modules, is designed to help teachers more effectively manage the classroom so they can focus on instruction and the flow of learning rather than on disruptions. This course is comprised of short, easy-to-digest modules with access for an entire year and can be completed at any time on a computer or tablet, at home or at school. All modules are 15 minutes long unless otherwise indicated.

Module titles in this course include:
  • Essential classroom management techniques (40 min.)
  • Classroom management vs. relationships for learning
  • Defining your expectations and creating effective rules
  • How to teach students about rules
  • Six classroom routines you need to teach
  • Use time strategically to increase learning
  • Creating "flow" makes everything easier
  • Ways to handle class interruptions
  • A misbehaving student, the class, and you
  • Don't get tough, get gentle
It takes 1-2 business days to receive the invitation email from The Master Teacher staff!


CPE: 3

Course cost: $30*

*This is a 3rd party course so regional co-ops do not apply. We are able to provide a regional discount price compared to purchasing directly from their site. The Master Teacher is an approved PD provider by the Texas Education Agency.

CPE CreditFeeMaster Teacher

Building an Environment of Respect and High Expectations

This online course by The Master Teacher offers teachers a variety of strategies to help them create the most positive, caring, respectful, and student-centered classroom environment possible. This course is comprised of short, easy-to-digest modules with access for an entire year and can be completed at any time on a computer or tablet, at home or at school. All modules are 15 minutes long unless otherwise indicated.

Module titles in this course include:
  • Make sure students see these top ten in you
  • Your first priority: creating the environment for learning
  • Establishing a safe and caring environment
  • A recipe for a respectful classroom
  • Designing an environment of cooperation and collaboration
  • Teacher behaviors that telegraph expectations
  • It's all about the kids: building strong student relationships (30 min.)
  • The five relationships of students
  • Rewarding relationships and respectful communication
  • Before you blame a student for not learning
  • Students won't risk losing an advocate
It takes 1-2 business days to receive the invitation email from The Master Teacher staff!

CPE: 3

Course cost: $30*

*This is a 3rd party course so regional co-ops do not apply. We are able to provide a regional discount price compared to purchasing directly from their site. The Master Teacher is an approved PD provider by the Texas Education Agency.

CPE CreditFeeMaster Teacher

Elementary Classroom Management

This session on classroom management will help to set the stage for an engaging, interactive learning environment with effective discipline. Participants will explore strategies for creating a classroom conducive to learning by addressing the management needs of teachers who struggle with establishing procedures for the classroom.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

CPE CREDIT: 6

CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDFREE COURSE

Secondary Classroom Management

The Secondary Classroom Management course is designed to help teachers manage student behavior and increase student motivation so that teachers can focus time and energy on instruction and student success. The approach is proactive, positive, and instructional. The course will address the following components: vision, organization, expectations, rules and consequences, motivation, preparation and launch, implementation, and proactive planning for chronic misbehavior. This course may also be used as a Campus Professional Development training by utilizing the presentations and the materials.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

CPE: 6

CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDFREE COURSE