“Learning+” Best Match
The Role of Responsive Design in Mediating Learning and Motivation
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...In order to guide the design of next generation learning environments, architects and planners must be knowledgeable of several learning theories. In recent years, the rise of evidence-based design...
Personalizing Project Based Learning
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...Project based learning (PBL) is very different from just engaging in a project at the end of every curriculum unit. Luckily for educators there are tech tools that can...
Learning is a Two-way Street
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...organization A4LE (Association for Learning Environments—formerly known as CEFPI, or the Council of Educational Facility Planners International). Behind the alphabet soup of acronyms and long-winded names are creative, curious professional...
The Semantics of Learning
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...people to think outside the box when we are planning a new building. Instead of using the word classroom, what would happen if we said primary learning space? It’s amazing...
A New Way of Learning: The Intergenerational Campus
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...and sees a new era, where young minds meet old, creating a new kind of learning experience. Not only are these campuses designed to increase educational attainment for all involved,...
Defining Social and Emotional Learning
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...portals for students to pass through in their individual learning journeys. What are the implications if we choose the latter approach and foster social and emotional skills first and foremost...
A Difference-Maker for PBL: Furniture
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...School Districts across the United States are seeking options differing from the traditional classroom in order to transform their spaces into project based learning environments. Traditional classrooms use passive...
Learning on the Fly: Mastering Inquisitiveness
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...we are at the tipping point of actualizing a new model of learning in order to better equip the future creatives and innovators. When given an opportunity to vision with...
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...It is well-established that school design affects learning. Now, evidence is emerging that beyond the classroom, views and surrounding landscapes have big impacts too. The Dirt has a new...
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...to ensure a healthy mental state. Five simple steps that can make a big difference include: exercise, connections to nature, healthy eating, creativity, and learning. Many of these steps require...