Structured Learning Classrooms in Special Education

Children with special needs often benefit from the predictability of consistent routines and structure. Structured learning classrooms in special education provide the necessary support in the classroom and throughout the school day to promote student engagement in learning activities, behavior management, communication, and social skills. These Watson Institute structured learning classroom resources provide suggestions, guidelines, materials, data sheets, daily schedule templates, checklists, classroom layout,samples, and more for setting up a structured special education classroom.

IEP at Watson

IEP at a Glance

Developing a one page IEP is a good starting point to aide in creating the physical environment.

Special Education Resources for Teams

Team meetings help staff to work more effectively as a cohesive team. Having a format to follow can promote a productive outcome for team members, especially enabling positive outcomes for their students.