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Florence, SC: School adds second sensory room for kids to "de-stress"; cost: $8K

April 17, 2019, News13, Myrtle Beach, SC: Florence school district opens second sensory-motor room https://www.wbtw.com/news/pee-dee/florence-school-district-opens-second-sensory-motor-room/1934238869 LAKE CITY, SC - Florence County school district three opened a second sensory-motor room for students with disabilities to destress and enjoy activities during school hours. … Ronald E. McNair Jr. High school has added a new addition into the school for all students to focus on their alert levels, help with student engagement, and academics. "We wanted to cater to their physical needs, and cognitive needs. It's also very inclusive, not only for students with disabilities but all students," said special education director, Cherlyly Hubbard-George. The special education state department funded more than $8,000 for the sensory-motor room to fit specific needs for students….