A Case for Space
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.
Infographics & Job AidsThe Science of Classroom Design. USC Rossier School of Education.
Infographics & Job Aids
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.)
ArticlesVisualizing 21st Century Classroom Design. Edutopia, March 29, 2016.
The Classroom Evolved by Bridget McCrea, THE Journal, January 2012.
Beyond Active Learning by Mark S. Valenti, Educause, June 2015.
4 Ways Furnishings Can Enhance the 21st Century Classroom. THE Journal, April/May 2016.
5 Lessons Newmark School Can Teach Us about Outfitting the Classroom. THE Journal, June 2014.
Designing Collaborative Spaces for Schools. THE Journal, January 2013.
TextsGet Active: Reimagining Learning Spaces for Student Success. 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)
Research & WhitepapersThe 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."
Research & Whitepapers
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.
Policy Paper: Designing Classroom Space to Better Support 21st Century Learning.McGraw-Hill Research Foundation.
Mobile Classroom Furniture: Enhancing 21st Century Learning; Fostering Collaboration. SmithSystems Manufacturer.
Furniture for 21st Century Schools. LS3P Research (December 4, 2012).