Special Education Classrooms – Promoting On-Task Behavior

Teachers, have you ever had a student who had difficulty engaging with and working to complete a school work assignment? If so, read today’s Teacher Tip for more resources to promote on-task behaviors in the classroom.

Incorporating a student’s special interest area (SIA) such as a hobby or favorite TV show into an assignment can help promote on-task behavior in the classroom by engaging the student’s interests.

Check out the video below for an example of substituting a special interest area into an assignment to encourage student participation.