The Five Forms of Teacher Power

Currently reading article by J Shindler (2009) Transformative Classroom Management

John identifies:

Attractive (referent) power

Expert Power

Reward Power

Coercive Power

Position Power

John notes that to be effective, one must incorporate at leastsome of each of these.

I wonder, is the the ‘Teacher X- Factor’?

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One thought on “The Five Forms of Teacher Power

  1. Ann, the article was recently published in EDUCATION HORIZONS Vo 11 No 6 2011 and has been reprinted in their with permission.
    John is the developed of the ASSC Climate Assessment Instrument and the internationally used Paragon Learning Styles Inventory.
    I’m sure you should be able to GOOGLE up details.
    EDUCATION HORIZONS can be tracked down via http://www.asg.com.au

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