FNI Featured in an Article in Education Canada Magazine

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Stephen Hurley’s in-depth article uses images and interviews from FNI’s schools to illustrate the successes and struggles of change agency in Canadian education. Learn how teachers in these schools embrace the challenges and opportunities presented by more varied options in teaching and learning spaces. Read the full article here.    

Mâmawêyatitân Centre: Let’s be all together

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The project FNI did the initial concept design for, originally known as the North-Central Shared Facility, is in construction, and has been renamed by the community as the Mâmawêyatitân Centre, Excerpt from an article in the Leader Post: The steel and concrete shell in the heart of the north-central neighbourhood shows the long-awaited Mâmawêyatitân Centre  — formerly known simply as… Read more »

Boulder Valley working on 25 construction projects this summer

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By Amy Bounds, Staff Writer The biggest projects — along with the new Erie pre-K-8 campus — are replacements for Creekside, Douglass and Emerald elementary schools. Construction on all four is expected to continue through next school year and be complete by August 2017. For those schools, the district is working with architectural consulting firm Fielding… Read more »

Boulder Valley breaks ground on new Erie pre-K-8, school set to open in fall 2017

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By Amy Bounds Staff Writer POSTED:   06/06/2016 09:24:24 PM MDT | UPDATED:   ABOUT 7 HOURS AGO Simp Vinnakota, 3, left, and Kurt Fashing, 3, dig a hole together during Monday’s groundbreaking ceremony in Erie. (Jeremy Papasso / Staff Photographer) Top: Maksim Staroscik, 3, digs a hole as part of the Boulder Valley School District groundbreaking ceremony… Read more »

Broomfield’s Oldest School Getting Efficient Makeover

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Emerald Elementary School is one step closer to becoming a home fit for Dragons. When architects needed a drainage system in front of the school, students dubbed the future dry creek bed, with a wooden foot bridge, a moat. Once a new school building is constructed, a gas fireplace will face the library and entrance… Read more »

Prakash a Keynote Speaker at the Next Generation Learning Spaces Asia in September 2016

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Conference Theme: Bridging the Gap between Pedagogy, Spaces & Technology to Enhance Student Learning Outcomes & Increased Enrollment – Pre-Conference Workshops: 26th September 2016 – Main Conference: 27th – 28th September 2016 – Post Conference Site Tours: 29th September 2016 – Venue: One Farrer Hotel & Spa, Singapore Prakash Talk – Blueprint for Tomorrow: Designing a Smart, Agile School for Smart, Agile Kids Today… Read more »

Harvard X “Leaders of Learning” Online Course

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Prakash Nair was a video instructor for this course which lets you “Explore and understand your own theories of learning and leadership. Gain the tools to imagine and build the future of learning.” Led by Harvard’s Dr. Richard Elmore, in Leaders of Learning, you will identify and develop your personal theory of learning, and explore how… Read more »

Community gets look at design for new Erie pre-K-8 campus

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Heatherwood’s Brent Caldwell named as new principal By Amy Bounds, Staff Writer POSTED:   04/25/2016 09:56:32 PM MDT Walking into Boulder Valley’s new pre-K-8 in Erie, students will pass the offices and land in the “heart,” a cafeteria and gathering space designed to look like a cafe with views of the mountains. The cafeteria connects outside,… Read more »

Chappaqua Schools To Discuss Space, Technology At FNI’s iLab

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CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. — A Knowledge Cafe event scheduled for April 18 at the Academic Commons and iLab at Horace Greeley High School will bring together Chappaqua school district officials with a number of professionals to discuss the continuing study and use of space and advanced technology throughout the district. Expected to attend the two-hour event… Read more »

Join Our Team – FNI Has Three Positions for Hire!

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Architectural Studio Director – Bangalore, India Are you passionate about learning and design? Do you want to design the learning environments of the future all around the world? An exciting adventure awaits you in India. We are currently seeking an Architectural Studio Director with at least 5 years of experience managing and leading projects to head… Read more »