START on Time! 2nd ed.

Reduce the frequency of tardiness by up to 90%! Increase instructional engaged time while increasing positive interactions between staff and students.

From: $550.00

2017 / Book, video presentations, reproducible materials
For Grades:
  • Randy Sprick
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START on Time! helps middle and high school administrators and staff improve student behavior in hallways, directly improving school climate. All staff work together to increase the level of coordinated hallway supervision to help establish and maintain a more civil and academic environment in your building. New edition contains updated and revised video and print content.

The START on Time! program includes a manual and video presentations delivered either as online video or on DVD.

NOTE: With the streaming video option, the web browsers Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Edge are supported. Use of other browsers may cause problems with viewing the videos.

START on Time! 2nd ed. is listed on the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP). The online National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices was discontinued in January 2018, but a link to the Safe & Civil Schools NREPP listing can be found here.

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Video Delivery

DVD, Streaming Video, Both

  • Randy Sprick

    Randy Sprick has worked as a paraprofessional, teacher, and teacher trainer at the elementary and secondary levels. Author of a number of widely read books on behavior and classroom management, Randy is former director of Safe & Civil Schools, a consulting company that provides inservice programs throughout the country. Although Randy is largely retired, his Safe & Civil Schools colleagues continue the work of helping large and small school districts improve student behavior and motivation. Efficacy of that work is documented in peer-reviewed research, and Safe & Civil Schools materials are listed on the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP). Randy was the recipient of the 2007 Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Wallin Lifetime Achievement Award and was inducted into the Direct Instruction Hall of Fame, along with numerous other awards and honors.