Will kindergarten students comply if they understand why?

05/12/2013 | Education Week Teacher

A kindergarten teacher's successful approach to classroom management included telling students how to behave -- and why, instructional coach David Ginsburg writes in this blog post about observing the class. In one situation, the teacher told students to speak one at a time and asked them to name the reason for the request: acoustics, Ginsburg writes.

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