Designing Safe and Supportive Physical Classroom Environments: A Checklist
Theresa Pfister, Nakanya Magby, and Jenny Betz; California Center for School Climate
This checklist outlines key aspects of physical classroom environments that contribute to safe and supportive learning spaces. It covers design, layout, furniture, decor, organization, and lighting, emphasizing the importance of maintaining high-quality, secure settings. Understanding and implementing these elements is crucial for fostering a positive school climate, enhancing student motivation and behavior, and ultimately improving academic achievement.