Classroom management is key to a successful teaching career. This book has survival advice for NQTs as well as ideas to develop the skills of more experienced teachers. It should: appeal directly to the reader with engaging examples from real classrooms; help readers to cope with every aspect of school life, including the staff room and teacher/parent meetings; and enable readers to pre-empt general classroom management problems.
Sean O'Flynn is a secondary school teacher as well as a part time lecturer at University College Cork. Harry Kennedy is and English teacher in a school in Bishopstown as well as a qualified primary teacher with an interest in reality therapy, psychodrama and special needs. Michelle Macgrath has wide experience in primary and secondary schools and offering cross-phase support to pupils with specific learning and behaviour difficulties.