Learning Spaces Review for #UWCLearn

By #uwclearn | A collection of resources to provoke thought and prompt conversation around the changing nature of learning spaces.

The Big List of Class Discussion Strategies

<b>Listen to this post as a podcast:</b><p><b>When I worked with student teachers</b> on developing effective lesson plans, one thing I always asked them to revise …

Teaching

5-Minute Film Festival: Classroom Makeovers to Engage Learners

• Flexible Learning Environments (04:02) - Students and teachers at Eanes Independent School District in Austin, Texas, talk about the district's …

Film Festivals

Rearranging the way we learn – Made Possible by Melbourne

Melbourne

High School Flexible Seating Done Right

The questions didn’t end there when we asked high school teachers for their thoughts on flexible seating. They also wanted to know if flexible …

The Key to Effective Learning Environments

<i>The idea that merely redesigning a school building will on its own lead to improved student outcomes and in particular drive education transformation</i> …

Updates to Learning Spaces Make Schools Future-Ready

By Jacquelyn BengfortMore flexible learning environments are important for improving student outcomes.

Education Technology

Rebooting Industrial Era Seating

My heart sank when I thought about how this space—a cemetery—resembled the classroom space I designed for my very first class of fourth graders. The …

Flexible Learning Spaces

Kennedy School

Woorana Park The Third Teacher

Translation

Innovate the Classroom Experience: The Future of Learning

YouTube

Flexible Classrooms: Providing the Learning Environment That Kids Need

David Thornburg on the Evolving Classroom (Big Thinkers Series)

YouTube

Visions: Next Gen Learning Spaces

Architecture

Getting Started With Self-Organized Learning Environments

To my surprise, my journey with SOLE has exceeded my expectations and greatly impacted my practices. SOLE is an effective method for fostering …

Modern Learning Spaces for Everyone: Extrovert & Introvert

‘Sleeping Spaces’ designed by students at Rochester University won 5,000 USD for its innovative design concept.<p>Effectively differentiating for these …

Matt Esterman collected this story

The Pull The Room Together Episode: Podcast UWCLearn

How Workspace Design Fosters Innovation

Nearly everyone agrees that innovation is the way to supercharge an organization to growth. The right places can help make it happen.<p>Innovation is …

The 7 Best Spotify Playlists to Study to

Sometimes having some music playing can really help get into the study zone, whether you're working on a big paper or cramming for an exam. Here are …

Your Classroom Does Not Have to Be Pinterest Worthy to Be Effective

The night before I met my first group of students, I was at school in a panic. Not because I was about to actually be a teacher. Not because I felt …

20 Classroom Setups That Promote Thinking

<b>20 Classroom Setups That Promote Thinking</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>This is part 1 in our #iteachthought campaign. This is our equivalent to “back to …

Why the 21st Century Classroom May Remind You of Starbucks

column | Technology in School<p>Why the 21st Century Classroom May Remind You of Starbucks<p>By Kayla Delzer (Columnist)     Oct 1, 2015<p>Wikimedia<p>It’s been …

Rearranging the way we learn

By Jo Chandler and Catriona May, University of Melbourne<p>Moveable walls, beanbag drop zones and free-range layouts. Today’s classrooms would be barely …

Classroom Flexibility at WAB

Better Classroom Learning Through Sound And Smell

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Scientists and others are looking into ways to influence the senses of sound and smell in order to achieve better …

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