WPES Teachers Make Classrooms More Inclusive
WPES teachers work to make classrooms more inclusive
As the first day of school approaches, West Point Elementary teacher Michele Bland is doing what she’s done every year for 25 years: making lesson plans, decorating the classroom and preparing for the students’ arrival.
Keeping with tradition, the teachers tape their pictures to their classroom doors. This year she will put up two pictures.
The school is trying something new this year in one first grade classroom coined the ‘$100,000 room.’
The “$100,000 room” isn’t like most. The design features two desks facing one another with students grouped together in the space between them.
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