I am not going to write much on this but I was having a discussion with a friend about kids behaviors and this article came to mind. I studied it in my teacher training program and I put it into practice when I was teaching. It is such a great thing to keep in mind…
KIDS DO WELL IF THEY CAN
It is NOT kids do well if they try. Think about it, it is easier to be bad than to feel stupid.
Here is the article written by Ross Greene, PhD kids_do_well_if_they_can
This video also addresses this…he has many more but this is a good starting place.