How Can School Design Benefit Urban Youth?

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At Saint Martin de Porres High School in Cleveland, Fielding Nair International created a unique series of learning spaces to support the school Corporate Work-Study Program. Take a look!  

FNI Goes to NeoCon

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Designers from multiple studios and FNI partner Jay Litman had a fun and informative time at NeoCon in Chicago in June. Huichong Tang reports, “We got to experience the furniture from a user’s perspective, learning more about materials, colors and the comfort level of each product. The team also got to learn about trends in… Read more »

Randy Fielding Featured on Forbes

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Learning Environments For The Future: 4 Tips From Randy Fielding by Tom Vander Ark What are some factors that should influence schools of the future? Here’s four that Randy believes in. Read the full article here.

Our new book Learning by Design is now available on Amazon

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A major premise of this book is that the physical environments in which we learn should reflect our most powerful aspirations and our most promising ideas about learning. The designs that are showcased here are about expanding rather than containing learning, opening access rather than controlling access, adapting to differences in learning modalities and preferences,… Read more »

Prakash Nair meets with Sir Ken Robinson at EduTech Australia

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FNI President & CEO who conducted a Masterclass and Keynote at EduTech Australia had the distinct pleasure and honor to spend quality time with Sir Ken Robinson, who is, possibly, education’s most influential and compelling advocate for innovation and transformation.

3 out of 12 Featured Schools at the Global Education Leadership Summit in Bangkok are by FNI

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“The Global Education Leadership Summit is a unique event that brings together schools from around the world, who have already implemented substantial systemic change to one or more area of the traditional educational model, to share their stories with schools that are interested in change. The conference aims to equip them with ideas & strategies… Read more »

FNI Partner Isaac Williams to Speak at the 21st Century Learning Conference

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March 8th and 9th March 8: 21CLHK Conference, Hong Kong Innovation in Practice: Prototyping Flexible Learning Environments for Schools of the Future March 9: 21CHK Conference, Hong Kong Innovation in Education Panelist Meet Isaac at this workshop in April: April 25, 26: Knowledge Source Institute, Chang Mai, Thailand Designing for Transformative Change: Strategies for Leading… Read more »

FNI Project “The Best Facilities Action Research Project” on Forbes

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Pathfinder Spaces: An Action Research Project At Singapore American School By Tom Vander Ark, Oct 26, 2018 FNI’s work with Singapore American School and approach to prototyping new Learning Spaces recognized as one of “the best facilities action research project” on Forbes. Direct Link to the article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomvanderark/2018/10/26/pathfinder-spaces-an-action-research-project-t-singapore-american-school/#73bde8fb3e75

Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School Tour is Featured at the 2018 Heads & Chairs Conference in Calgary

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The Conference is the biggest in Canada for independent schools, and includes workshops, guest speakers, school tours, and the CAIS Annual General Meeting. A large group of conference participants visited Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School, located in a spectacular natural setting, with culture and curriculum steeped in an outdoor ethic. In partnership with the school community, FNI designed… Read more »