(30 ISBE Clock Hours) This course provides participants with specific methods to implement strategies in the classroom that foster student independence while still building a strong classroom culture, expectations, and appropriate methods to manage misbehavior. Learning strategies to help manage behaviors using a student-led approach will create a calm and efficient classroom culture that allows students to focus on lesson ideas and move more quickly toward their academic goals.

  • Total Price: $145
  • Credit Type: ISBE Clock Hours

  • Credits: 30 ISBE Clock Hours

  • 10 High-Quality Resources Provided With The Course


  • Classroom Management/Behavior
  • 21st Century Learning
  • Lesson & Curriculum Planning
  • Teaching Strategies
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Course Objectives & What You Will Learn in this Course:

What You Will Learn
  • Learn How to Develop & Run a Student-Led Classroom With High Expectations for Student Accountability
  • Learn How to Manage Classroom Behavior, Effective Student Communication, & Conduct Behavior Interventions
  • Learn How to Track Behavior, Document, & Communicate With Administrators, Specialists, & Parents

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Course Guiding Question:

Course Guiding Questions

How can I create a comprehensive classroom management plan that is tailored to the individual student in a student-led classroom?

Great Course Content

I enjoyed this course and its format. I liked the short video clips and then the tasks to put the knowledge into practice. I like that the quizzes could be taken again. I was able to reflect on the incorrect answers and understand why I didn’t get it right the first time.

-7th Grade Teacher

 30 ISBE Clock Hours

At the conclusion of this course, you will earn 30 ISBE clock hours, including a signed ISBE certificate.

Continuing Education hours through Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) are offered as ISBE clock hours and indicated as continuing education clock hours on a University provided certificate. Although offered in partnership with NEIU, they do not result in graduate- level or academic credit and cannot be used toward a degree program. These courses are primarily intended for recertification or re-licensure and continuing education for teachers in the state of Illinois.

Northeastern Illinois University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It is recognized as an approved provider of ISBE clock hours by the state of Illinois.

Course Sections

Topics Covered and General Course Outline

Section 1 – Introduction to Student-Led Classroom Management

Section 2 – Expectations & Accountability

  • Part 1 – Communication
  • Part 2 – Recording Misbehavior

Section 3 – Behavior Interventions

  • Part 1 – Techniques
  • Part 2 – Managing Students

Section 4 – Communicating to Others (Administration, Specialists, & Parents)

Section 5 – Putting It All Together

Section 6 – Applying What You Have Learned

Professional Development Course Resources

Helpful Resources & Templates Included With the Course
The course comes with 10 templates, tools, and graphic organizers ready to be used in your classroom!
These include:

  • Age Appropriate Behaviors
  • Expectations List
  • Aligned Strategies List
  • Behavioral Conference Form
  • Management Plan
  • Root Cause Daily Behavior Tracker
  • Root Cause Weekly Behavior Tracker
  • Student Behavior Reporting Form
  • Student Escalation Tracker
  • Tiered Infraction Chart

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Receive a copy of the course syllabus by submitting the form below. Once submitted, we automatically email you a copy. The syllabus contains detailed and important information on the structure and core content of the course as well as grading.

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  • Register for full access to the course for 1 full year
  • Get started immediately, work at your own pace, and earn 30 ISBE clock hours once complete
  • Once your course is complete you will receive a completed ISBE certificate from NEIU

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