Planning & Design

There are many factors that influence the design of effective and efficient learning environments.  Learn more about site selection and space planning; meeting the needs of urban, suburban and rural communities; historic preservation and adaptive reuse; accessibility, design guidelines, and more.


  • Dover High School

    Education Interiors

    The interior spaces where students’ high school careers and experiences unfold are of prime importance to those young people, faculty, staff, and administrators. The best such spaces help districts and individual schools express and realize their goals while guiding high school students toward achieving theirs. 11/01/2018

  • adaptive reuse

    Adaptive Reuse

    An alternative to new construction, renovation. 06/01/2018

  • Facilities (Learning Spaces)
    Resimericial Design

    Resimercial Design

    Creating learning environments that positively impact students. 06/01/2018

  • sustainable interior design

    Sustainable Interior Design

    In recent years, more research has come to light in support of the impact that facility design has on student performance. These studies reveal clear evidence that the physical characteristics of a classroom impact learning, and furthermore, that a link exists between well-designed school facilities and increased academic achievement. 05/01/2018

  • Adventure Education

    Adventure Education: Connecting Students with The Natural World

    Kids are inherently curious creatures who learn by observing and interacting with their surroundings. They are intrinsically drawn to animals, watching carefully as animals play, relate, and move throughout nature. When a child’s educational experience includes daily interaction with animals, learning is elevated. 03/01/2018

  • Education in 2018 and Beyond: A Look Ahead

  • Interiors

    Great Opportunities to Inspire

  • Interiors

    Learning Stairs: The New Student-Centered Space

  • Interiors

    Want to Improve Student Learning?

  • Facilities (Learning Spaces)

    Outdoor Spaces



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