Classroom management

Classroom management

Dealing with difficult student behaviour is one of the top concerns of both beginning and experienced teachers.  In this section we examine the evidence and identify the strategies that create well-managed classrooms - leading to more engaged learners and better student outcomes. 

Fact sheet


This classroom management fact sheet (PDF, 150K) provides a summary of the most effective classroom management strategies. Relevant footnotes are here (PDF, 80K).

Literature review


Download the classroom management literature review (PDF, 725K).

Key research articles


Summaries of key research articles that were used to write the literature review - each rated using the evidence hierarchy. 

Professional teaching standards



Have a look at the professional teaching standards that are most closely aligned to classroom management.

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