Is there a way to simultaneously meet the needs of both student and teacher? Using the "win-win" model can reduce resistance, build cooperation, increase engagement, and improve relationships. This approach can be effective in meeting needs without the power struggle that so often results in a "win-lose" scenario.
- Explore practical ways to accommodate students' needs for autonomy and control by offering choices with clear limits.
- Learn simple ways to encourage and improve students' decision making skills
- Examine the power of focusing on the positive consequences of students cooperation instead of the more traditional, punitive emphasis on negative consequences.
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