A Matter of Trust: Connecting Teachers and Learners in the by Carollee Howes, Sharon Ritchie

By Carollee Howes, Sharon Ritchie

More and more, lecturers document that the little ones who input their school rooms are tough to regulate. This notion is supported by means of alarming records at the variety of teenagers growing to be up in tricky situations. during this quantity, the authors draw on their expericences as a developmental psychologist and as a instructor educator to supply methods for lecturers to creat postitive child-teacher relationships and school room climates.

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Children act sorry or ashamed if the teacher speaks firmly to them and stop misbehavior when teacher says to stop. • Transitions within the day are smooth and easy for these children. • Children are happy to see the teacher at the beginning of the day. ASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN OBSERVER AND TEACHER PERCEPTIONS OF CHILD-TEACHER RELATIONSHIPS In addition to including the researchers’ observations in our study (Howes & Ritchie, 1999), we asked the teachers to assess their own relationships with the children using the Student Teacher Rating Scale (STRS) (Pianta, Steinberg, & Rollins, 1997).

Alexis responds to Ashley’s comment by saying, “No you’re not. ” Ashley makes a face and shouts, “You’re not allowed to say that! I’m pretty! You are wrong, Alexis! I am pretty! ” Ashley then pushes Alexis. ” Ashley starts crying. ” It is important to note that definitions of social competence include both the modulation and the expression of emotion. When in classrooms we observe children with difficult life circumstances, we often see that their hard life experiences enter the classroom with them.

When she is bored, her behavior is contained and does not interfere with others and, we presume, her own attention to the learning activity, as demonstrated by her comment during the discussion. If the teacher was able to adjust the context so that it required less internalized control and regulation, Kenny, Salina, and Antonio might have been able to do the task. In this section we have argued that children who have higher levels of internalized dispositions toward regulation and control—who are able to modulate, monitor, and appropriately control their emotions and behaviors— are more likely to engage in behaviors that enhance harmonious interactions.

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