Canter and Canter Classroom Behaviour Management Assertive Discipline Model
Lee Canter and Marlene Canter spent years in educational research and wrote a few books On classroom and behaviour management .
Assertive Discipline Assertive Discipline is a direct and positive approach to make it possible for the teacher to teach and the students to learn. It has evolved since the mid 70's from an authoritarian approach to a more democratic and cooperative approach.
SUMMARY The Canter model emphasizes stating rules/expectations clearly, applying positive consequences when expectations are met and negative consequences when they are not met, and being assertive rather than passive or hostile.