Palmer Lake Elementary in Brooklyn Park is a community school with a different vibe from other learning environments.
The school is moving away from the traditional classroom setting, where students sit in desks. Instead, Palmer Lake, has classrooms that feel and look like home.
“We went into a model with more flexible learning spaces and flexible furniture within the classroom,” said Palmer Lake Elementary Principal Billy Chan.
In 2016, the school implemented a student-centered learning plan. It means students have a say when it comes to their… Read More