How innovative spaces and programming can make public schools more competitive. Link to the article here.
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FNI’s process discovers each school’s mission and ethos, then bases a new Master Plan on this collaboration. This video demonstrates the power of the FNI design process, and the passion of this unique school community.
From the conference blog: “Prakash comments that there are two trillion dollars worth of obsolete school buildings in the United States, if one goes with the definition of obsolete as those which are based on cells and bells. There are also two categories of people in society who are typically given no choice in their movement;… Read more »
Randy will be a keynote at MindShareLearning’s 8th annual EDTECH Leadership Summit in Toronto on Monday November 6th. This podcast reveals some of the themes that he’ll share about the design of student-directed learning spaces. He gets to the essence of successful school space design, which should be driven by the education goals of the school… Read more »
Our YCIS Beijing Year Three Pilot Learning Community is pretty awesome in 3D. Check it out here: http://the360central.com/schools/YCIS_BJ_community_room/tour.html
Steel exterior of the school is now being added to the second story. St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School is starting to take shape! Once complete, this school will consist of 15 learning studios, 3 learning commons, 1 media common, a gymnasium and other administrative and breakout spaces. The school will accommodate 363 students with… Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »