Makerspaces & the Art of Tinkering to Enhance Learning

…In one corner of the room, a student is building an airplane out of popsicle sticks, pipe cleaners and circuitry. At the center of the room, a small group of students is playing games with geometric blocks that teach them math as part of an interactive game…and just outside the studio window…a team of teachers [...]

By |2021-12-29T15:40:56+00:00October 22nd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Physical Activity Design Guidelines Published in PLOS One

By Dina Sorensen, Assoc.AIA, LEED AP Design that allows physical activity and movement to permeate school culture empowers kids with the choice of when and how they need to move - to learn.  In 2010, our team of public health scientists and design practitioners began to engage in a multidisciplinary effort to formulate a platform [...]

By |2021-12-29T15:40:56+00:00July 31st, 2015|Blog|0 Comments