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Classroom design

I have been involved in new school on a number of occasions now and in each the issue of creative flexible learning spaces has been raised.  447 more words


Design Matters: Creating a Place for Thinkers

Three Truths and a Leap of Faith

TRUTH:  I get a lot of flack from friends and colleagues about the time I spend designing, arranging, decorating, and rearranging my classroom. 1,126 more words


Transform Your Classroom into a Movie Theater

I always like to go “all out” during the holidays for my students.  Transforming your classroom is the easiest way to create a magical day for your students to remember forever.  638 more words


Thoughts on Classroom Design

When I think of historical classrooms and school environments from 50+ years ago I immediately hum the Pink Floyd hit “Another Brick in the Wall” (I listen as I write) … 164 more words


The Electronic Learning Space

I am always using ICT within my classroom from computers to netbooks, and IPads to smart boards for teaching and learning tools. I use them daily as a teaching and learning tool, therefore, the reading for this week surprised me in saying that ‘iPads no do step up to the modern understanding of how people learn’ (Murray and O’Clese, 2011). 335 more words


Classroom Design (Part 2)

The pedagogy and curriculum approach of the school or place of learning greatly influences that layout and design of the classroom. As reflected upon in my previous post I experienced a school that followed the Kathy Walker Learning Approach, and that influenced the layout of the classroom, it was one that I had never seen before. 209 more words