Classroom features that support active learning

Active learning represents a pedagogical shift from lecture-style courses to classroom projects and activities that encourage participation and collaboration.

Classroom features that support active learning include:

  • moveable tables that can be reconfigured to accommodate groups of varying sizes
  • moveable seating
  • outlets for personal devices
  • computer monitors on walls (and screen-sharing technology)
  • whiteboards on walls
  • single level flooring