Healthy Classroom Relationships Contribute to Higher Academic Achievement
“Building positive classroom relationships has a major impact on a student’s academic and behavioral success. When students believe that their teacher values and respects them, they are more likely to value and respect the teacher.” -Courtney Dealy, Boys Town National Training
Resources for Building a Healthy Classroom Culture
5 Strategies to Build A Healthy Classroom Culture. These simple tips will help improve your classroom culture.
Fostering Relationships in the Classroom. This post by Larry Ferlazzo, a veteran educator in underserved schools, shares 6 practical activities that you can incorporate this week.
The Key to Classroom Management. Robert J. Marzano lists the research-based strategies that build positive classroom relationships.
Motivation! Listen to Marcos Torres, a teacher at Corona High School in Corona, Calif. He shares his strategies for motivating students to more fully engage in the learning process.
Developing Relationships with Difficult students. Lori Rakes & Audra Parker of AMLE, share 4 keys to successfully building relationships, with your most challenging students.