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Behavior Then Academics? Academics Then Behavior?

Video: Behavior Then Academics? Academics Then Behavior?

Dr. Tim Lewis discusses the question. "Do you have to get the behavior under control before you can teach academics, or if you do really good academics does that improve behavior?"

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Instruction, Leadership, Multi-tiered System of Support, Student Engagement

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Last updated: May 2, 2023

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