Learn about features of the physical and social classroom environment that maximize young children's engagement and learning.
Tips for Teachers [PDF, 480KB]
Tips for Teachers: Dual Language Learners [PDF, 262KB]
Tips for Families [PDF, 246KB]
Tools for Supervisors [PDF, 84KB]
Helpful Resources [PDF, 80KB]
Materials for Trainers
Presentation [PPTX, 63MB]
Optional Slide [PPTX, 46MB]
Presenter Notes [PDF, 2.8MB]
Learning Activity: Content Design of Classrooms [PDF, 206KB]
Learning Activity: Strategic Planning for Groupings [PDF, 1.9MB]
Supplemental Videos [PPTX, 178MB]
Supplemental Videos: Dual Language Learners [PPTX, 30MB]
Presentation [PPTX, 168MB]
Presenter Notes [PDF, 3.1MB]
All AIAN Materials [ZIP, 169MB]
To view these materials without Internet access, download the Designing Environments 15-minute In-service Suite [ZIP, 321MB]. This file contains the resources from "Supporting Materials" and "Materials for Trainers" tabs. Download American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) materials from the AIAN tab. Please ensure your computer meets the minimum system requirements before downloading.
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