open classroom


Definition of open classroom

1 : an informal flexible system of elementary education in which open discussions and individualized activities replace the traditional subject-centered studies
2 : a classroom in an open classroom system

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First Known Use of open classroom

1969, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Open classroom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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