EBEA: Creating the right classroom environment


A unit from the Economics, Business and Enterprise Association (EBEA) ITE Subject Resource Network on creating the right classroom environment for teaching and learning in business education.

This unit considers the way a classroom looks and the first impression that it makes on students and colleagues. It highlights the importance of creating a good learning environment.  Trainees will explore the fundamental principles of classroom ethos and climate, classroom layout and classroom displays, as well as the impact of colour and space. Guidance is given on best practice and practical tasks are provided.


business education, economics education, business studies, TDA, induction pack, ITT, initial teacher training, initial teacher education, trainee teachers, teaching, teacher training, teacher professional development, mentor, mentoring, trainee support, pedagogy, research, classroom climate, classroom layout, classroom displays, values, interactive display

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BEI Keywords

Business Education