|At Pleasant Run
Learning Center and Preschool, our goal is to prevent as many discipline
problems as possible. There are many ways to keep children’s
interests high and frustration level low, which create positive
The following are some examples of
how to do that:
Playing, learning, friendships, and respect for others are all behaviors given positive attention while inappropriate behavior is redirected or dealt with accordance with the incident.
Physical punishment is NEVER
used at our center. However, when it does become
necessary to manage or control the child’s behavior, and he/she is
over 24 months old, time out shall be used. The child will sit for
a short time (1-2 minutes) until he/she is able to talk about what
happened. The teacher shall then discuss why the child needed to
sit and how next time the child might handle the situation differently.
If a child continues to be
unmanageable, the parents may be asked to remove the child from the
center temporarily or permanently.
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