FNI’s Seven Stones Community School Opens
North Central Regina is home to the new Seven Stones Community School, CBC’s Tatenda Chikukwa reports. Watch the video here.
Intermediate Architectural Designer or Interior Designer Wanted for Hire
Fielding Nair International is currently seeking an Intermediate Designer with at least 5 years of experience to work in our Michigan Studio. The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated out-of-the box thinker and passionate about design and education…(more here)
Entry Level Architectural or Interior Designer Wanted for Hire
Fielding Nair International is currently seeking an Entry Level Architectural or Interior Designer with 0-3 years of experience to work in our Minneapolis Studio. The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated out-of-the box thinker and passionate about design and education…(more here)
Prakash Nair Has a New Book Out Through the Harvard Education Publishing Group titled, Blueprint for Tomorrow: Redesigning Schools for Student Centered Learning.
Buy the book through the Harvard Press website.
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Announcing a New FNI Partnership
The Common Ground Collaborative (CGC) is a global, non-profit network of educators, schools and social entrepreneurs that see learning as the key human capacity. This network is committed to building that capacity in ways that are simple, smart and sustainable. FNI is an active partner of the CGC. We provide architectural services to schools to support the Common Ground Curriculum by designing spaces for student centered learning. Learn more about the CGC at: www.thecgcproject.org
A New Harvard MOOC: Leaders of Learning
Horace Greeley High School unveils ‘cutting edge’ class space
FNI’s Douglas Park School in Regina, Saskatchewan has achieved LEED Gold Certification by the Canada Green Building Council.
Interview with Prakash Nair on New Learning Times website
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With the Help of FNI, Near Kazan plans to build the first international school in Tatarstan.
FNI’s Douglas Park School and Meadowdale Middle School are finalists for CEFPI’s highest honor: The MacConnell Award!
FNI has been hired to provide detailed designs for a Mount Vernon Presbyterian School Pilot Project to be completed over the summer in 2013.
FNI is Working on Two Private High School Projects in Cleveland: Magnificat and Saint Martin de Porres High School.
FNI has been selected to develop a long range Master Plan for the prestigious school Academy of the Holy Names in Tampa, Florida.
Click here for latest wins by FNI including projects in Brunei, Tanzania, Oman and Texas.
Tomorrow’s School – Beyond Yesterday’s Classroom
Check out these inspiring images of 21st century schools compiled by Prakash Nair
“Exploring Six Principles of Sustainable School Design” – Randy Fielding for WISE
First two of 100 schools Master Planned and Designed by FNI opens in Puerto Rico
FNI Selected by Nationally Acclaimed American School of Bombay, India
FNI Selected by Prestigious Al-Batinah International School, Oman
FNI Selected as Master Planners for Cleveland-Heights-University Heights School District in Ohio
FNI Selected as Planners and Design Architects for STEAM Middle School in Greenville, S. Carolina
FNI Completes Visioning Work for School Districts in Montana and Ontario
EXCITING NEW PROJECT WINS BY FNI!
FNI selected by Bloomfield Hills Schools (MI) to lead the community through Facilitation, Planning and Design for their New High School.
Prakash Nair Featured in “Education World Magazine” for his Dedication in Transforming India’s Education Landscape
FNI’s Senior Designer, Mariana Boctor, featured in “Cocotte Design”: Designing the NextGen Schools — Just Like Home
FNI Appointed as Master Planners for $800 Million Puerto Rico School Modernization Program
FNI Projects Win Two International Awards
FNI’s innovative approach to school design featured in North American Design Magazine
FNI’s Arcola Community School design featured in Regina Leader-Post.
FNI Selected to serve as Planning and Design Consultant for TJHSST – America’s #1 High School.
Fully Revised 2nd Edition of Language of School Design is now available.
Sinarmas World Academy by FNI Awarded Prestigious Project of Distinction Award in Washington DC.
FNI to partner with India’s Yash Birla Group in a venture that will develop 300+ new schools
Designing Schools for 21st Century Learners
In this film, architect Randall Fielding demonstrates the connection between where and how students learn in the 21st century.
Don’t Just Rebuild Schools—Reinvent Them
“If we simply repair broken structures, we will ignore the real problems with American education while giving renewed life to a model of teaching and learning that has been obsolete since the end of the industrial era.”.
FNI’s Scotch Oakburn College Middle School Project in Launceston, Tasmania has Opened. Details
Randy Fielding interviewed Phorecast: “We need to teach our kids skills, not subjects!” Click here to listen to podcast
End-of-Year News: Several Exciting New Project Wins in Canada, USA, Malaysia and Abu Dhabi. Details
Mid-Year News Update: New projects, EFEI launch and publications. Details
The Cristo Rey Jesuit High School & Colin Powell Youth Leadership Center has been awarded. Details
Randall Fielding awarded CEFPI International Planner of the Year Details
Microsoft Taps FNI For Key Role in Global Innovative Schools Program Details
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School and Colin Powell Youth Leadership Center in operation in Minneapolis. Details
Health and Fitness Centre Opens at Scotch Oakburn College. Details
Groundbreakings on Cayman Islands.Details
A Comfortable Truth – 8 Truths about Comfort in Schools. Click here for link to new article.
FNI Adds several new consultants and expands service offerings.
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Building Futures – Video Interview with Prakash Nair
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Randall Fielding Interviewed on Charlotte Radio
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Randy Fielding interviewed on WCCO radio: “Human Rights and Design for Learning”
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New Project Wins
in 7 American states, and 6 countries. Details
The Language of School Design – New book by Nair and Fielding.
Fielding Returns from Sri Lanka and Heads to Azerbaijan and Australia Details
Dr. Lackney criss-crosses land to lead design efforts on behalf of FNI – Details
Nair’s Latest trip covers 5 Australian States, Thailand and Singapore Details
Nair Returns from Planning & Design Consultation Workshops in 4 Australian States and Singapore Details
Nair in Australia – Nair to Keynote Australian Conference in April 2005. Details
Fielding in Singapore and Australia Details
Nair in Alaska Details
Fielding at NAF – Randy Fielding addresses National Audience at NAF Conference in New York. Details
Better Schools for Ohio – State of Ohio hires FNI to conduct detailed study of school designs. Details
FNI Wins MacConnell Award – Reece School in Tasmania Australia by FNI is MacConnell Award winner! Details