It’s a new school year, a clean slate.
You want to create a safe, encouraging, positive climate for learning. You want to develop a relationship of mutual respect among your students and between you and your students. You want your room to be a place that students enjoy coming to, where they cooperate, collaborate, and work hard.
Don’t miss the opportunity to establish, from day one of the new school year, that your classroom is a safe haven – a bully-free zone. Students need the adults in the school to enthusiastically and seriously lead this effort by word and deed. The message you want to send to your students is clear and firm…
- We all have a right to be treated with respect and care.
- We do not allow members of our school community to use power over others to hurt them in any way, emotionally or physically.
- We do…
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