Administrator's Complete School Discipline Guide: Techniques & Materials for Creating an Environment Where Kids Can Learn

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The Guide covers changing school programs, staffing for effective discipline, and cutting-edge approaches such as peer counseling for dealing with student values and problems that are drastically different from those of only a few years ago.

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For principals, assistant principals, and others responsible for maintaining safe, productive and nurturing schools, here is a comprehensive, one-of-a-kind handbook for dealing with the new generation of behavior problems and building a positive learning environment in schools and district of all sizes

The Guide covers changing school programs, staffing for effective discipline, and cutting-edge approaches such as peer counseling for dealing with student values and problems that are drastically different from those of only a few years ago. It also offers new solutions to old problems such as sexual harassment and drug abuse.

Included are more than 175 tested checklists, forms, worksheets, and sample policies form successful schools across the country, ready to put to work immediately or to adapt to your specific situation.

For easy use, all of this practical material is organized into 13 chapters with full-page forms, policies, and checklists that you can copy as many times as you need them for immediate use in your own school.

The following is just a sampling of the kind of straightforward, hands-on help you'll find throughout the book:

  • What doesn't work anymore and why
  • How to drag your school's discipline philosophy into today's real world
  • Trust-building programs that can turn your school around
  • Guidelines for a successful peer counseling program
  • What it take s to have a curriculum in which all students succeed
  • How to make your school a safe-zone from gangs
  • New ways to keep weapons out of the school
  • How to plan an anti-violence education program
  • What's new in drug education
  • How to handle sexual harassment in school
  • New approaches to traditional discipline problems
  • What teaching policies work best with today's students
  • How to rejuvenate the partnership between home and school
In short, the Complete School Discipline Guide gives you an up-to-date resource for managing all of today's different and difficult discipline problems in your school, including scores of practical examples, step-by-step procedures, reproducible checklists, and working policies that can be adapted to fit any school situation.

About the Author:

Robert D. Ramsey, (B.S., M.S., and Ed.D. degrees, University of Kansas), has front-line experience spanning 35 years as teacher, counselor, supervisor, curriculum director, assistant and associate superintendent, and acting superintendent in three award-winning school districts. He is the author of Educator's Discipline Handbook (Parker), Secondary Principal's Survival Guide (Prentice Hall), and 501 Ways to Boost Your Child's Self-Esteem (Contemporary Books).

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Book Description Jossey-Bass, 1994. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Chapter one: Kids aren't buying what we're selling anymore.It's a new ball game in school discipline.Modern threats to every school.What doesn't work anymore and why.The new agenda for today's youth.Chapter two: Shaping a school culture that works for learning.How the culture drives the school's discipline.Using your school's image as a self-fulfilling prophecy.Reproducible.An informal audit of school climate.How to drag your school's discipline philosophy into today's real world.Trust-building programs that can turn your school around.Celebrating diversity as a positive force in the school.Reproducible.Antidiscrimination pledge.New ways to work with today's students for better discipline.Conflict resolution: Students helping students to solve problems.Reproducible.Conflict resolution worksheet.Guidelines for a successful peer counseling program.Reproducible.Peer counseling application form.How to match students with "caring adults".Reproducible.Male minority mentor proposal.Chapter three: How changing school programs can promote positive discipline.What it takes to have a curriculum where all students succeed.How to personalize education through schools-within-a-school.Earmarks of successful alternative programs.Advisor-Advisee programs: revisited and revitalized.Reproducible.Role of advisors.Themes for the school year.Taking the school to students who won't come to school.Reproducible.Guidelines for the week.Sample evaluation form.Success secrets for effective after-school programs.Reproducible.Sample list of elementary and secondary activities.Sample mission, "Givens," goals of the student activity program.Sample activity director job description.Sample expectations for activity advisors.Sample eligibility policy.Ten Ways to use technology to turn students on.Chapter four: Assistant principals can't do it all anymore- staffing for effective discipline.What it takes to get the job done today.How to make effective use of police liaison officers.Reproducible.Police-school liaison program philosophy.Defining the role of security monitors.Reproducible.Security monitor- job description.Hall monitor- job description.Disciplinary Aide- job description.Step-by-step procedures for conducting background checks on security personnel.Reproducible.Sample release form.Sample records request letter.Why social workers are more important than ever.Using management aides for one-on-one supervision.Reproducible.Management/behavior aide- job description.Blueprints for using teacher-deans to improve discipline.Making everyone part of the school's discipline team.Reproducible.Behavior intervention program.Creative use of advocates and ombudsmen.Chapter five: How to deal with gangs in school.What gangs are all about.Why gangs appeal to today's youth.Special concerns about girls in gangs.How to spot gang presence in your school.How to make your school a safe-zone from gangs.Reproducible.Examples of gang symbolism in graffiti.Tips for releasing information about gangs to the media.Sample parent letter.Sample policy #1: gang activity or association.Sample policy #2: gang activity or association.Chapter six: What to do to curb violence in school.New ways to keep weapons out of your school.Security measures that reduce violence.Reproducible.Sample procedures.Sample parent letter.Tips for handling fights in school.Sample incident report form.How to plan an antiviolence education program.Handling the worst case scenario: terrorism in school.Sample antiviolence policies that work.<P. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0130794015

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