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How to Build a Positive Classroom Environment

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Katie Ranftle
July 1, 2014

How to Build a Positive Classroom Environment

Watch a video about the strategies one school uses to foster a positive classroom environment. Teachers at this school promote a safe classroom environment by creatively placing classroom furniture, using hand signals to reduce distraction, and collaborating with students to make classroom rules.

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