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How to Define Your Discipline Policy: An Excerpt from Teaching Outside the Box, 3rd Edition

LOUANNE JOHNSON is the author of nine books about education and the YA novel Muchacho. She is the author of The New York Times bestseller Dangerous Minds (originally My Posse Don’t Do Homework). At present, she teaches high school full-time … Read more.

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Notes From a Teacher

by Christi Carpenter, teacher and Jossey-Bass’ summer teacher consultant When I was in college and I engaged in competitive reading, I developed a rule for seasonal fiction reading:  read American authors in the summer, Russians in the winter, and Brit … Read more.

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A Call to Action: Together, We Can Fix Our Broken Public School System

A note from LouAnne Johnson, bestselling author of Kick-Start Your Class: Academic Icebreakers to Engage Students and Teaching Outside the Box: How to Grab Your Students By Their Brains. I hope this note finds you well. And I hope you … Read more.

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Watch LouAnne Johnson discuss Flash Figure Cards from Kick-Start Your Class

The New York Times bestseller author of Dangerous Minds has a new way to engage students! LouAnne Johnson‘s newest book is a collection of fun and simple educational icebreaker activities that get students excited and engaged from the very first … Read more.

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Starting the New School Year Right: Grabbing Your Students By Their Brains

Starting the New School Year Right: Grabbing Your Students By Their Brains By LouAnne Johnson Grab Your Students by Their Brains You can do much to ensure that your first day goes well, regardless of accidents, delays, and interruptions, by … Read more.

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LouAnne Johnson Addresses the Question “Are You Teacher Material?”: An Excerpt from TEACHING OUTSIDE THE BOX, 2nd Ed.

This second edition of the bestselling book includes practical suggestions for arranging your classroom, talking to students, avoiding the misbehavior cycle, and making your school a place where students learn and teachers teach. The book also contains enlivening Q&A from … Read more.

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