Design


Passive Design

Innovative Learning Spaces

Passive Design Approach to the Learning Environment

Education and energy result in savings for schools.

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healthier more sustainable school environment

Facility Planning

The Educational Village

Moving towards a healthier, more sustainable school environment.

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outdoor learning space

Building Blueprints (Facilities in Focus)

Blinded by the Light

Consideration for outdoor learning spaces.

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Sustainable School Design

Sustainable Schools

Make Green Your Theme

Design strategies to keep sustainability top of mind.

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The Federal Laws of Helping Paws

A primer on postsecondary educational institutions’ accommodation of service animals.

Fun and colorful school classroom

Facilities (Learning Spaces)

Schools Should be Fun Places

The effects of design, lighting, and color in learning environments.

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campus library

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Designing Today's Academic Libraries

No facility has so rapidly evolved in purpose in recent years than the campus library. Here's a look at the role light, color and design have on these changing spaces.

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Color in the Learning Environment

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Special needs classroom

Building Blueprints (Facilities in Focus)

Some Challenges and Solutions

Accommodating special education needs.

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There Can Be No Doubt

Facilities and the conditions of the learning environment have an effect on students and staff.

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Higher Ed new construction

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

The Right Stuff

Many variables go into choosing materials and systems for your new buildings. How do facility managers find the right balance?

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Color in the Learning Environment

Researchers have long known that color affects the performance, emotions and the behavior of students within their physical learning environment.

Color in the Learning Environment

Researchers have long known that color affects the performance, emotions and the behavior of students within their physical learning environment.

green flooring material

Facilities (Campus Spaces

Friendly Flooring

When selecting flooring materials and designs for new or renovation projects, don't forget to factor in ADA compliance in order to assurance safety and accessibility for all.

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Facility Planning

Child-Centered Learning

Educators are the key drivers.

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Student-Centered Designed space from the outside

Student-Centered Design

Transforming educational space for the 21st-century student.

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Age specific school design of common area

Building Blueprints (Facilities In Focus)

Design For the Educational Journey

How classrooms respond to age-specific needs.

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Educational interiors

Design for Today's Students

Educational interiors flex to meet new demands as students look for connectivity, mobility, interaction, comfort and collaboration.

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Fire & Life Safety (Focus On Preparation and Prevention)

Performance-Based Solutions

Consider safety when investigating performance-based facility design.

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Education interiors

Details Matter

Education interiors make a big difference.

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Flexibility in Learning

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

More Color Means More Flexibility in Learning

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auditorium upgrade

An Upgrade at Virginia Tech

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Sustainable Schools

Designing for a Long Life

Sustainability, adaptability and consideration of things to come play a key role.

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Facilities

The Impact of Roof Color on Schools' Energy Efficiency

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Planning the School Library

Business (Managing K-12 Education)

Top 10 Considerations for Planning the School Library of 2070

How to create library space that will be viable well into 2070 and will prepare students for careers in the 22nd century.

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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School

Impact on Learning

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School

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Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education

Facility Focus (ADA and Special Accommodation Spaces)

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign: Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education

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Living and Learning Residence Hall 6

Facility Focus (ADA and Special Accommodation Spaces)

Gallaudet University: Living and Learning Residence Hall 6

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