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Re: A big problem

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Jasmine Preston (jdp30)
Tue, 3 Nov 1998 17:59:44 -0600

You're right you don't have to do what I say. Of course, if you choose not
to .......will be your consequences. Now, if you DO choose to do as I
say....will be your (positive)consequences. So, what will it
be--blank(positive) or blank(negative)?

Stay calm. Give them time to make the right choice. Frequently, if you
give them an "out", a way to save face, they will take it and problems can
be avoided.


> From: BluesTruth
> To:
> Subject: A big problem
> Date: Tuesday, November 03, 1998 4:44 PM
> O.K. everyone--
> Here you are in your classroom, o.k...and one smart aleck kid says',"I
> have to do what you say!" What do you teachers say to that kid? I'm
> so of course, I get into those infamous power struggles. Thanks in
> everyone!
> Bluestruth