Using Tiered Consequence Hierarchies, instead of lock-step hierarchies, provides teachers with maximum flexibility in choosing the right consequences to fit each unique behavioral interaction. It also provides a guide for how to appropriately escalate a student’s choices, in order to deescalate confrontations.
View or download Conscious Teaching’s Tiered Consequences Hierarchy. Keep in mind that this document is not meant to be set in stone or adopted as is. It is simply a place to start. Please adapt and alter to work for you, your students, and/or your school.