As anyone who has done playground duty can attest, recess is not just fun and games anymore. Challenging behaviors, defiance, noncompliance, harassment and bullying create unsafe situations that can affect the physical, emotional and psychological safety of children.  This one of a kind book systematically remedies these issues by providing the format to:

  - Implement a system that solves 100% of your
   discipline problems.
  - Put a stop to bullying and harassment for good!
  - Teach all students how to behave on the
   playground, demonstrate good sportsmanship
   and resolve conflicts.
  - Recognize and teach effective response styles
   that encourage pro-social behavior.
  - Utilize a checklist to assess your playground
   personnel for necessary supervisory skills.
  - Assess your playground for safety issues:
   including policies for visitors, accidents,
   equipment and emergencies

And MANY more ideas!

Complete with all of the information and reproducibles necessary to implement the plan in your school immediately and effectively.
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The Ultimate Playground Guide:
Solving Common DisciplineProblems K-6.
The most comprehensive, user-friendly book of its kind!
Assessing Behavior in Children:
A Workbook for Solving Challenging Behaviors in Early Childhood Settings
Essential for preschool and primary teachers!
All children have behaviors that can be concerning at times. For those of us who work in early childhood settings, we are increasingly finding that the normal antics typical to young children are being replaced by challenging and difficult behaviors that can be, at least, disruptive, and at worst, destructive. Many who working early childhood settings feel ill equipped to handle the behavioral and mental health concerns they are being confronted with today.

By systematically utilizing proven practices, current research and practical strategies, this straightforward manual takes the early childhood educator step by step through the process in solving challenging behaviors. Practical strategies, reproducibles, and user friendly checklists make this manual a MUST for anyone who works with young children.
The Adventures of Indigo
Includes Free Teachers Edition
Join Indigo the bumbling blue balloon as he experiences a coming-of-age adventure intended to be read aloud to your students to generate discussion regarding social skills. This naive and engaging character must adapt to the trials and tribulations of life: loss, natural disaster, adapting to new cultures, learning social skills, making friends, conflict resolution, appreciating diversity, & learning the value of personal goal setting, and sets an example for all youth. The book is appropriate for K-5 students and contains valuable chapter questions to help facilitate discussion with students in examining these issues.
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Dealing with Difficult Parents:
A Survival Guide for Teachers
Pratical exercises & effective tips
Dealing with parents of the students that we teach can be some of the most challenging experiences that teachers face in their jobs.  In this manual you will work through practial exercises and learn, simple effective tips for dealing with all sorts of parents including the demanding, critical, helicopter, and passive aggressive.

A few of the things that you will learn in this practical 100 page manual are:

- Effective response styles to use with all
  types of parents
- The dynamics of conflict
- How to document parent contacts effectively
- Dealing with unscheduled visits to school
- Dealing with persistent, unwarranted
  phone calls from demanding parents
- How to prevent being threatened with legal action
- What to do when accused of wrongdoing
- How to handle a tirade
Put a stop to the mystery of children who demonstrate explosive behaviors by using the practical strategies loaded in this easy to read manual!  Children who are sensory-sensitive are not trying to be difficult, disobedient or oppositional. They are desperately trying to make meaning from a bombardment of sensory information that is confusing, exhausting and frightening. How do you as a teacher decipher the difference between behaviors that might be resulting from sensory problems, emotional difficulties, other disorders or just plain willful disobedience? And even if you could tell the difference, what do you DO about it?

This book is easy to read, convenient, practical and loaded with effective strategies that work in all types of classrooms. One hundred ideas for learning center activities, handouts, easy to implement accommodations, and modifications for children with sensory problems so that you can make interventions that are lasting and produce positive change as well as make your work with these kids enjoyable, meaningful and peaceful. Great for PreK-8 classroom teachers, special education teachers, school psychologists, specialists, counselors and educational assistants.
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A Smooth Ride
Practical Strategies for Managing
Student Behaviors on the Bus
An informative, illustrated, activity-based workbook that is the ULTIMATE guide for today's bus driver and trainer. Dozens of practical ideas for dealing with minor behaviors, setting up a management plan that is proven to reduce problematic behaviors by 70%.

Strategies for working with more intense behaviors are provided in detail, including:

-behavior cards
-plans
-discipline essays
-strategies for dealing with cursing, intimidation,
  bullying, fights and aggressive behaviors.

Also provided are ideas for working with students who have ADHD, autism, learning disabilities and oppositional defiant behaviors.

NO DRIVER or TRAINER should be without this book!   Group discounts rates available
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Expanded version of Successful Strategies for Working with Challenging Students, now  to grade 12. Designed Specifically for Educators Working with Students in Grades K-12: Classroom Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Counselors, Instructional Assistants, Program Specialists, School Psychologists, and Administrators with all of these components:

- Dozens of strategies for decreasing disruptive,
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Practical Solutions for Challenging Students
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If you have students who are late, lost and unprepared, this book is for YOU. Teachers of all grade levels and subject matters will relish in the techniques and tools in this book filled which is FILLED with practical ideas. Ideas for helping students to maintain attention, develop study skills and memory, planning for homework assignments, and completion of long term projects.

Other topics with practical ideas for working with time management, work completion, emotional regulation and impulse control.

One hundred fourteen pages PACKED with next-day strategies. Free apps, games, differentiated instruction techniques, and forms ready to copy. If you have one book to buy this year, THIS IS THE ONE!
Teaching Executive Function Skills
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More than one hundred  practical ways to create the best behavior management system and learningenvironment possible using the time-proven components of ABA.

Developed with the new "millennium" mindset; using technology (iPad® apps and activities), addressing current behavioral issues such as meltdowns, blow-ups, anxiety and anger management, and providing the reader with low-prep, next-day ideas for teaching the components of social-emotional learning.

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