The foundation of our classroom is based on 55 challenges that create high expectations, build a culture of respect and rapport, and allows my students to know exactly what I expect of them and when. If you haven’t read Ron Clark’s Essential 55 , I would highly suggest learning about his process and implementation. After... Read More
Class Rules - Posters - Activities Inspired by Ron Clark's Essential 55
Under the Influence...of the Ron Clark Academy!
Ron Clark's Essential 55 Classroom Companion: Posters, Parent Letter, Mini Book
Using Ron Clarks "Essential 55" has dramatically impacted my classroom for the better. The students in my class are kind, gracious and respectful. Administrators and other colleagues are blown away with my students courtesy throughout the building. Parents are raving about their new kids.
I have used The Essential 55 in my classroom for many years and find that students respond well to the rules, as do parents who help by supporting the rules at home! If you have not read Ron Clark's The Essential 55, I highly recommend you do so before using these rules in your classroom to gain his understanding and use of each rule.I introduce one rule per day starting on the first day of school and then cycle back through the rules for the remainder of the school year.