My goal is to maintain EFFECTIVE CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT through the following principles: 1. I will demonstrate caring. 2. I will take charge and be in control of myself and challenge you to do the same. 3. I will communicate regularly and clearly with my students. 4. I will establish enforceable rules and enforce them daily. 5. I will hold high expectations for all my students. 6. I will persistently deal with unproductive behavior. 7. I will invoke consequences in a calm manner. 8. I will comment only on a student's behavior, not their personal traits. 9. I will model desirable behavior. 10. I will teach students to make appropriate choices. 11. I will organize teaching activities to avoid boredom and wasted time. 12. I will provide ample opportunities for students to experience success and receive recognition.