Classroom Control. A Very Important Topic Too Often Neglected Too Often Needed. Skills Seen as Important by H.S. Physics Teachers . Data from AIP Pub. No. R-282.19 1996 Initial Employment Follow-Up. Four Management Styles (a).
Data from AIP Pub. No. R-282.19 1996 Initial Employment Follow-Up
The authoritative style encourages independence, is warm and nurturing, control occurs along with explanation, and adolescents are permitted to express their views. The authoritative approach is the best form of classroom management style because it is the one most closely associated with appropriate student behaviors.
After Baumrind, 1971, Current patterns of parental authority. Developmental Psychology Monographs, 4(1). For details, see