Saturday, January 13, 2018

Satya Mohan and I have just completed a new book, Classroom Management: An Ecological Model for Secondary Educators.  This is a complete 179-page treatment designed to provide secondary educators with a practical guide to classroom management practices.  It is available for immediate purchase via, where you can also preview its preface and table of contents.

Dr. Perras's new book, Classroo...

Saturday, January 6, 2018


Just been assigned to consult in four alternative high school sites in Cleveland,  Ohio.

Schools service adolescents with various academic and social – behavioral difficulties who failed to perform at their local high schools.

Conducting  ‘Ecological Model’ workshops on basic instructional techniques and classroom management strategies.  Trainees include special education teachers,  social workers,...

Saturday, December 2, 2017

I am producing a series of instructional videos for educators on classroom management.

Based on my extensive consultation experience, a vast percentage of educators have inadequate preparation in differentiated instruction and classroom management for diverse learners. This training will illustrate basic Ecological Model practices as applied in consultees’ classrooms throughout the state.

All strategies are c...

Saturday, November 25, 2017


Returning to Waterbury district for ‘new’ teacher training on classroom management in August. Already presented multiple sessions during the past few years.

Each participant receives the 2012 /13 Ecological Model booklets, while observing my power point modules illustrating basic instructional practices and proactive behavioral strategies. Videotapes are utilized to highlight consultees’ applicatio...

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Education Professionals….

Just hired by Stamford Academy, an alternative program for high school students with significant academic, social – emotional, and behavioral disorders, to train staff in my Ecological Model system. An August 23rd full – day workshop will orient staff to basic environmental procedures, instructional methods, and proactive management interventions.  This model will be implemented thr...

Saturday, November 4, 2017


Welcome to new school year!

Please check my School Reform: An Ecological Model article published in on August 29th.

This article emphasizes the critical strategies required to address the serious national achievement gap plaguing our public schools.  Recommendations reflect my Ecological Model system of instructional techniques and proactive management practices.


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Don Perras, Ph.D.

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