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Second Statistic Of The Day: Food Stamps & Student Behavior


What happens when a family runs out of food stamps is a Washington Post article that is definitely worth reading.

Here’s one finding in particular that struck me:


I’ve certainly noticed that parts of the year seem to influence student behavior – for example, right before the holidays. However, I’ve never considered the time of the month before, and plan on keeping that in mind now.

Have you ever noticed student behavior getting worse at the end of the month?

I’m adding this post to The Best Posts On Classroom Management.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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