"The Management areas of performance are the foundation of teaching. If these jobs aren't being handled, no learning can take place."
Management: The Foundation
As you begin to think about the new school year, you want to make sure you are developing, monitoring, and adjusting your classroom management systems in ways that clear obstacles to student learning and help students to develop their identities as capable, respected, and self-reliant high achievers.
These following six areas of management are each important to think through before students walk through the door:
How do I get student attention, keep it focused on learning, and refocus it when it drifts?