In keeping with the goal of creating safe and positive environments in which learning can take place, it is important to incorporate proactive, active, and reactive strategies in the classroom.
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of implementing a “universal design” for classroom management. Describe proactive, active and reactive strategies and how these strategies are implemented in the classroom.
How do the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Section 504 affect classroom management? Include the following in your discussion:
- Response-to-Intervention (RTI) and Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA)
- The “Same Treatment” rule; manifestation determination” and the school’s responsibility to review inappropriate behavior in light of student disability; and the conditions under which a school can suspend and expel a student with disabilities.