Planning and Design


Top 10 Considerations for Planning the School Library of 2070

With the right planning, your libraries can be viable well into 2070 and will prepare students for careers in the 22nd century

Leveraging Community

Trends in Education

Community Sustainability

Leveraging Community Sustainability in Schools

Facility Planning

Everyone a Changemaker: Education for the 21st century

Trending in Education

Trends in Education

What Will Be Trending in Education During 2016?

safe environments

Trends in Education

The Sign of Our Times

Making safe environments our main concern.

library to media center

Building Blueprints (Facilities in Focus)

Finding New Life in an Old Space

Making the move from library to media center.

Integrated Security Systems

Trends in Education

School Safety

Increasing the Focus on School Terrorism

Learning Ecosystem

Facilities (Learning Spaces)

A Learning Ecosystem in Action

Bloomfield Hills Schools administrators have built a learning ecosystem that includes three learning ecosystem elements — flexible furnishings, engaging technologies and collaborative spaces.



A Final Thought

Measuring Elementary School Capacity

What seems like a simple process can get complicated.

learning collaboration

Technology (Enhancing + Engaging + Connecting)

Technology and Collaboration, Chicken or Egg?

While technology in itself does not create learning collaboration, the presence and access to technology is at the core of collaborative partnerships in education today.

THINC Academy

Most high schools are designed with a cookie-cutter approach “that can be reproduced easily,” architectural intern Ashley Smith believes. But that’s not the case with the new THINC College & Career Academy in LaGrange, Ga.

captivating, stimulating learning environment

Education Interiors

It Makes A Difference

Creating a captivating, stimulating learning environment.

Education Interiors

The New Flora Elementary School

A one-of-a-kind, 21st-century learning facility.

Facility Planning

Up or Out

The data on multi-story vs. single-story schools.

school for the deaf and the blind

Building Blueprints (Facilities in Focus)

Expanding Views

Building a wide-open student experience at the Colorado school for the deaf and the blind.

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