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## How do you help a tough student?

**6 Strategies For Growing Closer To Your Most Challenging Students**

- Trust. Build trust so that you can build a real, working, functional student-teacher relationship. …
- Engagement. Make the learning compelling. …
- Personalization. Personalize what you emphasize. …
- Positivity. Build momentum. …
- Safety.

## How do you handle a stubborn student?

**5 Effective Tips for Working with Stubborn Students**

- Tap into their interests and include student choice. …
- Lower the originality hurdle. …
- Pull out your experimental and no-fail lessons. …
- Use technology as a hook. …
- Give it time, be patient, and practice empathy.

## How do you connect with difficult students?

**5 Tips for Connecting With Hard-to-Reach Students**

- How to Connect with Difficult-to-Reach Students. Think of a time when you put considerable effort into something even though it was difficult. …
- Demonstrate genuine interest in the student as a person. …
- Learn their backstory. …
- Tell hard-to-reach students what you want.

## How do you talk to a misbehaving student?

**How To Talk To Difficult Students**

- Make it infrequent. Difficult students have been on the receiving end of near-constant talking-tos for as long as they’ve been in school. …
- Make it honest. …
- Make it meaningful. …
- Make it a challenge. …
- Make it wordless. …
- Make it a gesture. …
- Make it free of strings. …
- Let Them Stand…

## How do you deal with a student who doesn’t listen?

**10 Teaching Strategies to Help Students Listen**

- Model Good Listening Skills. …
- Get to Know Your Students. …
- Use a Hand Signal. …
- Talk Less. …
- Utilize Technology. …
- Give Students a Listening Task. …
- Have Students “Check-in” with Each Other. …
- Hold All Students Accountable.

## How do you get students to respect you?

**10 ways to get your students’ respect…**

- 10 ways to get your students’ respect… (for those who don’t think it comes automatically)
- Respect your students.
- Have a class agreement, not top-down rules.
- Be part of the learning community.
- Acknowledge their physical needs.
- Be fair and reasonable.
- Have a sense of humour.

## How do you challenge students?

**Challenge Your Top Students**

- Allow Choice. Try to offer more than one way for your students to show what they know and understand. …
- Integrate Technology. …
- Let Kids Work Together. …
- Accommodate Pace. …
- Determine Prior Knowledge. …
- Encourage Goal Setting. …
- Teach Creatively. …
- Ok Independent Learning Projects.

## How do you connect with students?

**Five Easy Ways to Connect with Students**

- Interview Your Students. …
- Give assignments that allow students to share their experiences and interests. …
- Encourage classroom discussions that let students be the center of attention. …
- Attend extracurricular activities featuring your students.

## How do you motivate a lazy student?

**Got an unmotivated student?** **Try these 12 tips**

- Identify their “type” …
- Stop effusive praise. …
- Highlight the positive. …
- Foster a threat-free classroom. …
- Take the focus off extrinsic motivation. …
- Embrace routine. …
- Encourage friendly competition. …
- Get out of the classroom.