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Time to Teach


Five Core Components

Time To Teach trainings consist of Five Core Components:
  1. Self-Control Strategies
  2. Classroom Design Techniques
  3. Teaching to Appropriate Behaviors
  4. Accurate and Timely Consequences
  5. Student Teacher Relationships

Self-Control Strategies:
Learning calm is contagious and silence is powerful strategies
Dealing with challenges on student time
Personal space awareness
Avoiding power struggles
Diffusing challenges
Classroom Design Techniques
  • Desk arrangements
  • Ecological revisions
  • Use of
    • color
    • scent
    • lighting
    • music
Teaching to Appropriate Behaviors
  • Teaching to classroom rules
  • Teaching to classroom routines
  • Teaching to common or shared area expectations
  • Teaching behaviors using the I do-we do-you do method
Accurate and Timely Consequences
  • Refocus™ ~ eliminating 90% of classroom challenges
  • Avoiding multiple warnings and repeated requests
  • Using start-up and shut-down prompts
Student-Teacher Relationships
  • Connecting with kids
  • Unconditional Positive Regard (UPR)
  • Turning challenging students into allies