- 1An approach to elementary education that emphasizes spacious classrooms where learning is informally structured, flexible, and individualized.More example sentences
- By the early 1970s, the phrase open classrooms dominated educators' vocabularies.
- The Moral Majority attacked not only multiculturalism and new math but unstructured academic approaches such as the open classroom and creative writing.
- This fashion for corporate renewal might have the same short life that open classrooms had in the 1970s.
- 1.1A spacious instructional area shared by several groups of elementary students that facilitates the movement of students from one activity to another.More example sentences
- Pfiffner and Barkley suggest that physically enclosed classrooms (classrooms with four walls) are more appropriate than open classrooms for children with ADHD.
- I owe that favor to the brightly colored SRA workbooks in Mr. Johnson's open classroom.
- To qualify for extra innovation points, the 500-bed complex, complete with open classrooms, technology lab, and faculty apartments, was designed to outlast its upcoming incarnation.