Spaces that are structured, organized, and clean provide increased room for collaboration and active learning. Decreasing visual stimuli and disorder also supports learners who have difficulty regulating sensory input and allows all learners to concentrate on classwork.
Watch a teacher giving a tour of her uncluttered classroom, sharing the impact the space has on her students.
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See how Kahoot!, a mobile polling product, has a very simple interface that allows learners to focus on consistent shapes and colors with few distracting visual stimuli.