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Margaret’s Book

  • How to become a
    Recovering Confrontationist

A handbook to strengthen teacher skills in managing student behaviour

Learn practical, wise ways of creating what matters most to teachers – respectful and stable classrooms. The authors of this timely handbook are savvy, happy teachers with decades of experience in many different schools.

They are confident that all teachers can become first-rate classroom practitioners.

The defining quality of the handbook is its entertaining, inspiring tone. It offers many exercises and scenarios for teachers to study alone or alongside colleagues.

The Margaret Ross techniques have sound theory behind them, and teachers can check their techniques, monitor their progress and refresh their practice.

  • 80 Pages, bound workbook

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“I purchased a copy of the book How to become a recovering confrontationist at conference. Please pass on how much I enjoyed Margaret’s presentation, it was humorous and beneficial. Just what I needed. Thanks”

Teacher at NASDAP National Conference