FC: Survivor's Guide: Teacher's Guide to BOSS Teaching
1: Part I: Directions for Becoming a BOSS Teacher Part II: BOSS classroom steps Part III: What does a BOSS teacher say...
2: 1. Ignore nuisance behavior 2. Point out what you want to get (desirable behavior) 3. Punctuate desirable behaviors!!!!!! 4. Ratio must be at least 25% BOSS (CM) : 75% Instruction 5. "If you want to get it, you must teach it." | Directions for Becoming a BOSS Teacher:
3: "The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask which he finds it hard to answer." -- Alice Wellington Rollins
4: BOSS Classroom Steps: | Step 1: State: "I am watching for cooperative & polite behavior. Who can show me?" (repeat as necessary)
5: Step 2: Continue 1 & add: After a period of time state: " Who can tell me how they were C/P today?" Begins horizontal strength by making your students consumers of the process. | Step 3: Continue 1 & 2, and add: After a period of time or by the end of the day (period), state: "Who can tell me how someone else was C/P today?" | Step 4: Continue 1, 2, & 3 and add: "Boys & girls, when you see someone else showing CPBs, don't wait for me to ask., you tell them right away about their CPBs.
8: What does the BOSS teacher say....
9: "What are we working on?" | "I'm watching for CPBs!" | "You are showing excellent CBPs, by..." | "Who else can show me?!" | "Everybody please stop what you're doing. I want you to see what just happened!!!"
10: Don't EVER forget to SMILE!!!