b. Students influence teachers' behavior; students who exhibit high levels of challenging
behaviors may receive less instruction.
c. Increasing academic engagement can reduce problem behavior.
d. Students with high levels of behavior problems are often exhibit high academic
Ms. Beck is a new special education teacher. She wants to choose a good social skills
curriculum. Which of the following criteria should be used when she reviews the
curriculum of social skills programs?
a. easy to use
b. teaches obserable skills
c. curriculum has been field tested in school settings with student populations similar to
d. all of the above
When Ben misbehaves during class, Mr. Jacobs takes Ben out into the hall and gives
him "a talking to." Nevertheless, Ben's misbehavior continues. Which of the following
statements explains this situation?
a. Mr. Jacobs punished Ben's misbehavior.