Take Control of the Noisy Class: From chaos to calm in 15 seconds

Take Control of the Noisy Class: From chaos to calm in 15 seconds

Rob Plevin

Language: English

Pages: 237

ISBN: 1785830082

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

Do you struggle to get students to listen in your lessons? Do you find students dragging their heels to your lessons only to battle with you from bell to bell? Are you fed up with students who talk over you and ignore your instructions? Are you tired, drained and worn out because of low level disruption, disobedience and defiance? Do you long for a workable, practical system to help you take control and enjoy stress-free teaching? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of those questions you’ll love the highly effective, proven strategies in Take Control of the Noisy Class! Teacher-trainer Rob Plevin explains a clear, step-by-step plan for successfully managing the most challenging individuals and groups in today’s toughest classrooms. Written in a friendly and accessible style, and packed with powerful, fast-acting techniques - including a novel tactic to get any class quiet in 15 seconds or less - this book helps teachers transform their ability to connect and succeed with hard-to-reach, reluctant learners. Even if you have never had ‘the class from hell’, you’ll find hundreds of practical, useable ideas and interventions to meet students’ needs and create a thoroughly enjoyable classroom climate for all concerned. Take Control of the Noisy Class! provides teachers with a proven system for dealing with disruptive, inappropriate behaviour in the classroom, enabling them to create calm, positive learning environments and trusting bonds with hard-to-reach students. Discover: effective behaviour management strategies, the power of routines, instructions and consequences, the importance of relationships, tips and tricks for tackling misbehaviour, proven techniques for getting a rowdy class’s attention, strategies for maintaining lesson flow and a positive learning environment and effective classroom management strategies which curb misbehaviour and prevent it reaching the stage of involving the senior leadership team and school behaviour policy. Super-effective classroom management strategies for today’s toughest classrooms. Relevant to teachers of all subjects and age groups - across primary and secondary schools. Ideal for individual teachers and leaders or as the basis of whole-school INSET.

Rob Plevin is a behavior management trainer who has successfully taught in some of the most challenging settings. As a deputy head teacher he helped take a pupil referral unit out of special measures; Rob believes that any situation can be turned around, no matter how tough. No stranger to behavior issues himself, Rob was politely 'asked to leave' school as a teenager. Despite his rocky route through the education system he achieved his dream of becoming a teacher. Rob now runs training courses internationally for teachers, lecturers, parents and care workers on needs-focused teaching, behavior management and student motivation.


















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