Student misbehavior can be caused by any number of factors and most of those factors occur outside of the classroom. However, it is our responsibility to ensure that while in the classroom, we provide a safe learning environment for all of our students. One key to remember is to take a supportive approach. According to the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), taking a supportive, or empathic and non-judgmental, approach helps to calm anxious tendencies when students become uncomfortable in the classroom.
Most educators will say, “I do have empathy for my students and care...Read More