Class With Flexible Seating
by Bruce Wallace
There was a new look to one second grade class Monday evening during the SoBoCo school district’s Open House. Teacher Monica Wilkerson had a variety of non-traditional chairs.
The first day of school for SoBoCo is today.
At Wilkerson’s open house, students had the opportunity to use the exercise balls, camp chairs, yoga mats and even a pair of ottomans.
The new seating arrangements do include a few traditional chairs, but also a pair of standing desks.
“There is a lot of research on movement in the classroom and I will give the students the first week to explore different seating,” Wilkerson said.
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