21st Century classroom design to encourage creativity
The idea of a classroom that can be rearranged to fit the activity — individual work, class discussion, group projects, art, music, yoga, dancing, games, lunch, etc.
Classroom’s flexible setup “allows you to work at your own pace.” When students work in groups, he’s able to walk around and ask his fellow students for help. “It’s really communal,” he said. “The freedom is amazing.”
"They were writing complete paragraphs. They would get up, go to a dictionary, look up a word, walk over to a classmate and talk about the assignment."
“They weren’t just confined to their desks, forced to sit still and stare at a blank page,”
“Whatever the economy of the future, kids will need to learn to collaborate,”