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Posted on October 6, 2017 6:19 pm
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usaWaZ
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fighting in the classroom
There are two students that dont get along in the classroom. No matter where I seat them or how far away they are they still get into fights. What should I do?
 
     
     
 
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Solution 1
Posted October 6, 2017 8:23 pm

pujyvu
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I think at this point its time to get administration involved if these students aren't listening or respecting each other they are taking away other children's learning time.
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Have them talk it out and find a solution
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Solution 2
Posted October 8, 2017 1:12 am

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I would use a penalty system with the two students. Something along the lines of three strikes before they deal with the consequence of having to eat silent lunch in the classroom, loss of recess, or detention. If the fighting continues, the parents should be informed before referring students to the administration.
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Solution 3
Posted October 8, 2017 3:17 pm

anaXan
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If the students truly are not getting along it may be time to remove one of the students. Notify administration about the situation and try to have one or both students placed in a new class. Before this action you could also try to have one other teacher take one student for just a day to see if the behavior of the students is correlated to being together in the classroom or not.
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LuXaSe
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I agree about the consequences but I also think that letting the administration know before hand is a great idea. Having a parent teacher conference with the kids I think would also be a good idea to get down to the problem of why they are fighting.
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Solution 4
Posted October 9, 2017 1:24 am

vugage
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I would definitely get administration involved. The students clearly do not think anything is going to happen to them if they act out. I would also reward them for being kind to each other. Positive reinforcement works wonders.
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Solution 5
Posted October 8, 2017 8:47 pm

raMaba
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Figure out what the students are fighting about, especially if it is a consistent topic and try to remove that so it eliminates the fights.
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Solution 6
Posted October 15, 2017 1:46 pm

pehuby
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Have a talk with both students and figure out what it is about each other they are not liking. Students do not always have to like eachother but they certainly do not have to take away class time because of it. If it persists, I would have a talk with the school administrators.
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Solution 7
Posted October 9, 2017 1:55 am

Travis Cannon
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if the students are fist fighting very often, i would try and get one of them switched to a new class to prevent them from getting suspended on a daily basis.
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Solution 8
Posted October 9, 2017 2:47 am

useZyt
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I would talk to administration, and see if one of them can be placed into a different classroom.
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Solution 9
Posted October 15, 2017 3:36 pm

pyJeZy
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Depending on the grade level, you should be able to have one of the students removed, however if you are in a elementary school setting, you may need to talk to higher authority.
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Solution 10
Posted October 15, 2017 9:23 pm

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Try to get the students to a counselor or maybe have one switch classes.
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Solution 11
Posted Yesterday 2:28 am

ReLeve
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At this point I think it is a good idea to get the parents involved. Do not point fingers or accuse any child of doing one thing, but instead suggest maybe they have talks at home about the importance of keeping harsh words to yourself. If the problem persists, perhaps it would be appropriate to remove them both from the class and have them separated.
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