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How many seating options?

Posted on November 17, 2014 in Inclusion

If you have seen me present this year, you may have heard me ask the question, “How many ways are there to sit down in your classroom?” Well, one teacher in Wisconsin heard this question and responded by sending me a photo of her inclusive classroom.

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This gorgeous space belongs to the lucky students of Angela Barrios. She has created an environment that allows all students to feel welcome, get comfortable, and make choices about how they learn best. Bravo, Angela. If there are this many ways to sit down, I can only imagine how many ways there are to learn.

Comments

  1. From Gina on 18 Nov 2014

    Oh, I love this classroom… so many choices. Angela your students are fortunate to have you as their teacher