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Indianapolis: School social worker uses grant for sensory room for kids with behavior issues

Jan 31, 2019, WISH TV, Indianapolis, IN: School on Wheels selects 'Education Champion of the Year' https://www.wishtv.com/news/local-news/school-on-wheels-selects-education-champion-of-the-year-/1742047968 It's called the "Education Champion of the Year" and in 2018, it went to a person whose work is going way beyond academics. Megan Thomas is a Social Worker at Cold Spring School in Indianapolis. As the Education Champion Award winner, she was selected by the School on Wheels panel of judges School on Wheels granted Thomas a $1,000 to use towards a project or program that will help their students. She invested her award money into a sensory room. It's a room built to help kids with high energy and behavior issues work through their issues while getting them one-on-one attention. This is her way of keeping them out of trouble and on track in the classroom….