July 07, 2010
Classroom management is the key to a successful school year for both the teacher and the students. I have read about various methods, techniques, and disciplines useful in establishing a solid foundation for student cooperation and participation. I wholeheartedly understand that I cannot control another person’s thoughts, feelings, and/or actions. However, I do believe I am capable of establishing a healthy rapport with administration, co-workers, parents, and students that will allow me to obtain my desired goals for student achievement. I believe successful classroom management is developed based on the proper mixture of being prepared, …show more content…
The second issue mentioned was the upholding of the Idaho state imposed curfews by the Idaho Supreme Court. The curfew deters children under the age of 16 from being outside the home after a specified time. Teens are literally being arrested for being at a neighborhood park after curfew. This law removes the parents ability to judge the character and responsibility of their own children.
The last item mentioned was that of an Oregon school which has banned hugging. Student are being reprimanded and disciplined for showing care, concern and affection to their fellow