Misconceptions are prevalent regarding student misbehavior. It is important for teachers to understand the various causes of misbehavior and ways to target and improve behavior through a variety of strategies and systems of supports.
In an essay of 750-1,000 words, address the following:
- Importance of designing a safe, culturally responsive learning environment that engages all students in meaningful learning and social interactions .
- The link between challenging behavior and academics in consideration of student abilities, interests, culture, and learning environments .
- How cultural and linguistic diversity should be considered when determining and implementing proactive preventative interventions.
- Utilizing current theories and/or strategies, such as universal screening, school wide positive behavior supports, proactive management, and a multitiered approach to behavioral intervention .
Support your findings with 2-3 scholarly resources.