Harry Wong. Management is not Discipline. Theory Overview:.
Management is not Discipline
No learning takes place when you discipline. All disciplining does is stop deviant behavior, which must be done, but no learning has taken place. Learning only takes place when the students are at work, or as we say in education, on-task.
Main disadvantage= its rigidity
-Doesn’t take the differences individual students need or unexpected events into account
-Teachers may struggle with the adaptation to student needs and behavior
-Opportunities to help each student develop their personal potential may be overloaded
- Making sure that the teacher is acquiring the classroom to be well managed but has structured discipline in order for learning to be successful and for teachers to get satisfaction
Dr. Wong said that the 3 most important things that should be taught within the 1st week of a school year are…