Learning and Information for Families and Educators
A comprehensive, research based resource for families and educators of individuals with disabilities.
Developing a one page IEP is a good starting point to aide in creating the physical environment. This summary provides information on student needs, reinforcers, and motivators that can aid in room and material design as well as promote incorporation of IEP goals into the teaching process throughout the day.
Creating a classroom that is center based - with a variety of centers for students to access - can provide an organized and flowing learning environment that promotes continual student engagement. Pictures and descriptions of possible centers found in classrooms can be seen in the Centers Powerpoint.