The Discipline Trap

Catching up to the 21st Century Note: The earliest version of this piece was written for a now-out-of-print book, 21st Century Discipline, back in the mid-1980s when the 21st century still felt a way off. The material was reworked slightly for The Win-Win Classroom, 

Positive Consequences

A very different approach Here’s a new spin on the notion of “consequences,” a term familiar to every educator. But rather than looking at the negative outcome of behavioral choices your students make, let’s

Questions, Not Answers

Benefits of asking questions instead of giving answers • Questions help children explore dimensions of a problem. • Questions help children explore their available options.

Win-Win Ideas for Administrators

A Positive Approach For most of us, the word “discipline” conjures up thoughts of reactive and controlling measures for

Book: Creating Emotionally Safe Schools

A Guide for Parents & Educators by Dr. Jane Bluestein We are closing our Store and only have THREE (3) copies of this book left in stock. Charge helps cover cost of Media Mail shipping in continental US. Note: This book is still in print. Quantities are available through us and shipped directly from the publisher….

Book: Becoming a Win-Win Teacher

A Guide for First-Year Teachers by Dr. Jane Bluestein This book will be shipped directly from the publisher for as long as it’s available. We no longer have copies of this book in stock.  A great gift for new graduates, beginning teachers, returning teachers, and anyone who needs a shot in the arm after a challenging…

Book: The Win-Win Classroom Facilitator’s Guide

A facilitator’s guide to a fresh and positive approach to classroom management by Dr. Jane Bluestein For a limited time, we will have a copy of this book sent from the publisher. We no longer have this title in stock.  An essential guidebook for anyone teaching college courses or leading training programs on classroom management. Help…

Book: The Win-Win Classroom

A Fresh and Positive Look at Classroom Management by Dr. Jane Bluestein This book will be sent directly from the publisher. We no longer have copies in stock.  Hardcover book (red cover), will be sent from our office as long as we have copies on hand. Current stock: FOUR copies left. (Please see information for…