Tag Archives: Behavior

Top 20 Thinking – Pursue the Positive!

Have you heard about Top 20? Are you creating habits that “Pursue the Positive”? Fairmont Area Schools have been working hard to connect the schools and community together to build a positive culture for students, parents, and community members. We … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture for Behavioral Skills Instruction – Increasing Teacher Efficacy and Student Engagement through a Problem Solving Process

Teachers are quick to respond that one of the biggest challenges they face today in the classroom is when “behaviors get in the way of their teaching.” These behavioral challenges seem easily categorized as respect issues, responsibility issues, and organizational … Continue reading

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Closing the Achievement Gap

In a blog post written last month, “Addressing Student Achievement Gaps in Sub Cells” by Nichole Laven, it was clear the process for determining what is needed for our students by implementing standards. However, it is my experience that standards alone … Continue reading

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