I may try this! I like how the desks are in groups, but they all still face the smartboard.
my favorite desk arrangement, no one's back is to the board, there are easy paths for movement, and kids who need reduced distractions can sit in the front
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Classroom Desk Arrangements probable would not have the second row of seks facing away from the front of the classroom, but i like the option for partners.
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High school classroom organization: Arranging the desks this way makes it easy for students to form pairs or groups of four.
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