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Copperas Cove, TX: "Sensory-friendly classrooms" in all local schools soon will extend

Dec 10, 2021, Waco, TX, ABC25: CCISD elementary school expanding sensory-friendly spaces with district grant

When a child is on the autism spectrum, it is easy for them to become overwhelmed by their surroundings. Staff at Copperas Cove ISD created sensory-friendly classrooms in every elementary school. Now they are taking things a step further. The sensory classroom at Clements/Parsons Elementary in Copperas Cove will soon extend out into the hallways. The Clements/Parsons Maker Club is doing the heavy lifting, with help from some students with a unique perspective. When the lights are too bright and the noise is too loud for some kids Ms. Adrianna Fox's room is their safe haven….


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