This chart has 32 characteristics of a high functioning classroom. These characteristics would be great for a teacher to reflect on about his/her own classroom practices to make his/her classroom the best learning environment possible.
the don'ts are ridiculous. Classroom Management Mantra: a good reminder for the teacher. Sometimes you'll get a group of kids who just grind down your nerves; in those situations it's good to remind yourself of these do's and don'ts.
10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead. Such good reminders!