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Classroom Management

The dreaded bathroom use issue! It can really throw off a lesson. In my 20+ years in grades 4-8, I’ve seen my share of “bathroom bluffs” and untimely “bathroom necessities”. For the sake of survival, I had to develop strategies to improve my classroom management and reduce interruptions due to bathroom issues…

I think most teachers would prefer a world where all students were intrinsically motivated, but it just isn’t an everyday reality. Many of us dig deep into our pockets and find extrinsic rewards to help change certain student behaviors. Guilty! Once I started adding up…