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Post-Traumatic Design

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 03.31.2013 | Arts

By Vanessa Quirk (Read the original story here) Over a month has passed since the Sandy Hook tragedy. Its surviving students have gone back to ...

How School Design Heavily Affects Students

Posted 01.23.2014 | Education

Great teachers, stable families and a school's location have long been said to be key to student success. But a new study out of the United Kingdom su...

The Most Beautiful And Imaginative Public Schools In The World

flavorwire | Claire Cottrell | Posted 08.28.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of Flavorwire. Albert Einstein, responsible for the world’s most famous equation and quite possibly the smartest ...

Finding Logical, Not Emotional, Responses To School Closures

Ed Schmidt | Posted 05.30.2011 | Education
Ed Schmidt

As Bob Dylan never said, "the demographics, they are a' changing." What does that mean for schools? What is the right number for how many schools a community needs, or can afford?

Redefining the Classroom

Ed Schmidt | Posted 08.14.2012 | Education
Ed Schmidt

Students from the colleges of Architecture and Building Design at Virginia Tech are investigating an alternative to the typical temporary classroom structures on campus.

Are You Listening to What Your School Is Saying?

Ed Schmidt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Ed Schmidt

Old school buildings have a classical grace that you rarely find in other building types. Sure, old train stations speak of grandeur and arrival, but old schools speak of character and permanence.

Building Schools that Work

Ed Schmidt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Ed Schmidt

In 1902 Booker T. Washington was at the dedication of a school in the District of Columbia. The school, the Armstrong Manual Training Academy, had be...