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Classroom Organization

The most frequent question I hear from newbie and veteran teachers is: “How do you stay organized?” So today I thought I’d write a post about tips I use to stay organized in the classroom while running centers. I love providing tips to other teachers but the key to any system is to make it yours. You must be comfortable with your own systems in order for them to be successful…

I love looking at all the cute pictures of elementary teachers’ classrooms. There’s something so magical and inviting with all the colors, rugs, story time areas, and tiny tables and chairs. Then, as students get older and the desks get taller, classrooms start to turn… well, a little bland. What happened to the bright colors? The rugs on the floor? The polka dot curtains? The decorated doors? Are those things reserved just for the tiny tots in the primary grades…