Managing the Cycle of Acting-Out Behavior in the Classroom provides practical and safe strategies for managing and preventing acting-out behavior such as defiance, tantrums, threats, resistance, avoidance, and classroom disruption at various levels. This book presents and insightful model that depicts acting-out behavior in terms of seven phases.
The book describes the characteristics of each phase, providing many clear and detailed examples. Each chapter is filled with comprehensive strategies for interventions that can be used for each phase. In addition, the book contains case studies to increase your understanding of this type of classroom behavior.
Geoff Colvin is a pioneer in the field of behavior management. His effective strategies, based on years of research and practice, WORK. This book is a must-have guide for all principals and teachers.
Executive Director of Elementary Education,
Anchorage School District, Anchorage, Alaska