150 Teacher-Tested Techniques
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Author: Laverne Warner, Sharon Lynch
Publisher: Gryphon House
Pages: 224, © 2004
An essential resource that all teachers will appreciate! Written by two experienced teachers, Preschool Classroom Management offers solutions and suggestions to help you tackle behavior issues in the classroom. Chapters include working with challenging behaviors, teaching alternative behaviors, building a caring community in the classroom, teacher tips and techniques, and dealing with daily routines and schedules.
"Preschool Classroom Management is the kind of book that is much loved by those who work with children-full of real-life examples for thinking about what we know, and applying what we know to what we do."
"This wonderful book does have one-hundred-and-a-half extremely helpful ideas for creating and maintaining a happy classroom. It also offers many insights into why problems arise because the authors address all aspects of children's lives. Any teacher who likes children and who chooses to do everything in this book will be a good teacher."
Laverne Warner, Ph.D. is Professor Emerita in the Department of Language, Literacy, and Special Populations at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. Previously, she taught public school for nine years in Texas, Indiana, and Vermont. She received both a Texas AEYC Teacher Educator of the Year Award and an Excellence in Teaching Award from SHSU in 1992, and was President of the Texas Association for the Education of Young Children from 1995 to 1997. Laverne served as representative from Texas for the Southern Early Childhood Association (SECA) from 2001 to 2003. She is the author of nine books for early childhood teachers and has published over 100 articles in journals across the country.
Laverne Warner lives in Huntsville, Texas.
Sharon Lynch, Ed.D., has been working in the field of education for more than 20 years. She has worked as an educational diagnostician, a speech language pathologist, a special education teacher, and as an educational consultant. Sharon is currently an associate professor at Sam Houston State University, where she teaches classes in the areas of assessment, behavioral intervention, cognitive disabilities, and early childhood special education.
Sharon Lynch lives in Huntsville, Texas.