Redefining Learning Spaces [PPT ONLINE]. S. Martabano. NYSCATE, Fall 2015.

PhilaU Active Learning Symposium, Summer 2016.

Checklist for Desigining Sessions
Checklist for Leading Sessions

The ALC's Learning Zones & Furniture

The ALC's Technology

ShareLink 200 (6)
XTP CP-1600
IPCp Pro 550
TLP Pro 720M 
(GUI design and specification design, R. Hall, LHRIC)

Added Spring 2016:
2 AppleTVs
2 Chromecasts

A Case for Space
Hear how design thinking is transforming classrooms and learning spaces around the world from Sean Corcorran, General Manager of Steelcase Education Solutions.

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Further Exploration


Published by ISTE with support from Intel and Steelcase Education, this guidebook helps today’s educators make sense of the shifting landscape in modern education. (Webinar with authors hosted by Teacher Engage - Intel.)

From the Campfire to the Holodeck, by David Thornburg. 

Productive Work Group by Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher, Sandi Everlove.

Make Space: How to Set the Stage for Creative Collaboration by S. Doorley & S. Witthoft (2012)

Infographics & Job Aids

The Science of Classroom Design. USC Rossier School of Education. 

Consider Your Classroom Readiness for Active Learning. Excerpt thinking matrix from forthcoming "Get Active - Your Turn Workbook" from ISTE & Steelcase Education. (Anticipated publication date, unknown.)


The Classroom Evolved by Bridget McCrea, THE Journal, January 2012.

Beyond Active Learning by Mark S. Valenti, Educause, June 2015.

Research & Whitepapers

The Active Learning Continuum. Center for Digital Ed, 2016.
Results from recent CDE survey and strategies for moving forward for districts and schools. "86% of education leaders say active learning improves learning outcomes."

Horizon Report 2015 K-12 Edition - Interim Results

Page 3. "Mid-term Trends" accelerating K-12 Ed Tech Adoption - Redesigning Learning Spaces & Increasing Use of Collaborative Learning Approaches (final due June 2016).

Technology Empowered Learning: Six Spatial Insights. Steelcase Education.

Active Learning Spaces Whitepaper. Steelcase Education.

Furniture for 21st Century Schools. LS3P Research (December 4, 2012).