Classroom Decorating

Every teacher sooner or later will have to decorate their classroom. It may seem daunting but it can be really fun IF you make the students part of this. Get the students to make the decorations and let them be an active part of the process.

Here are a few fundamentals I’ve picked up over the years. I’ve outlined them in a nice slide show.

Please add your own ideas. Get more pics and videos of other teachers’ classrooms HERE. [note: these thoughts are mostly for young learners and larger class sizes ie. Public schools]

One of my ESL classrooms from my early days of teaching. Surrounded by “stations” on bulletin boards.
David is an author, professor of TESOL and teacher trainer with over 25 years of teaching experience. You can find him on ELT Buzz or LinkedIN ELT Professionals. Home page -