This article is about behaviour management in the classroom. To learn more about managing behaviour across your school, read about how to embed restorative practice to manage behaviour.
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Share the rest of this article with your teachers to support them in developing their behaviour management skills.
Get to know your pupils, especially those who need extra support
First, identify the causes of challenging behaviour
Use our article to help you consider your pupils’ underlying needs and how they may be influencing their behaviour.
Focus on developing