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It is vital that teachers let their students know that they have the capability to control their own future, making different decisions than their parents, which can lead to a better life.
Invest in disaster preparedness. Lowry, middle school, Ohio Everything is a choice I work at a second chance school for students who have been expelled or court ordered. For example, plan a shorter-than-normal writing prompt so you can spend fifteen minutes teaching how to head papers.
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About a week or two before the last class organize the list of nominations and go through them with the class. Teachers often use both direct and indirect opportunities to incorporate life lessons.
Have a hat full of random ideas and good review topics that the students draw. I collect the notes and read them to the class, and they have to guess who wrote it. Life is no different.
Set and stick to deadlines. Students must be rewarded, recognized, and praised for good decision making as often as possible.