Here is the list of benefits that we came up with during our CI discussion. Are there any others we could add?
1. What is one benefit of the “one-room” setting?
· Resources: you can use GED and ESL resources interchangeably
· Staff doesn’t get bored
· We grow professionally because we teach a variety of levels
· Students support and help each other, mentoring
· Cultural mix
· Makes it possible to offer education to our students
· Learn to become flexible or you don’t stay long!
· Students can be teachers
· Teachers learn all about community resources
· Easy to shift groups, meet each student at his/her level
· Can build strong relationships with students
· Teachers become more creative