Behavior Management

Behavior Management : A Practical Approach for Educators

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For courses in Behavior Management.With a new co-author and updating of every chapter, the eighth edition of this comprehensive, popular text again combines a thorough grounding in research with realistic case studies and dozens of examples to demonstrate behavior management theory as it applies to both general and special education settings. Blending theory with "how to's," the authors explain the field of behavior management from four perspectives-behavioral, psychodynamic, biophysical, and environmental-in straightforward, jargon-free prose that instantly engages future teachers in time-honored, research-supported techniques and strategies for encouraging desired behavior and discouraging undesired behavior. The goal? A practical guide to creating a peaceful, task-focused educational environment in which children can truly learn-and enjoy that more

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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 191.5 x 237.7 x 17.3mm | 594.22g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 8th edition
  • 0131105493
  • 9780131105492

Table of contents

1. An Introduction to Behavior Management. 2. Models of Human Behavior and Teacher Effectiveness Guidelines. 3. Principles of Behavior Modification. 4. Steps in the Behavior Change Process. 5. Methods of Increasing Behavior. 6. Methods of Decreasing Behavior. 7. Psychodynamic Behavior Management. 8. Environmental and Biophysical Behavior Management. 9. Parent Education and Home-School Collaboration. 10. Issues and Concerns in Behavior Management. Glossary. Worksheets and Forms. Name Index. Subject more

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