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SCHOOL DESIGN

 

BOOKS

Blueprint for Tomorrow:  Redesigning Schools for Student-Centered Learning.

Prakash Nair

Harvard Education Press, Cambridge, 2014.  ISBN 978-1-61250-704-0

 

The Third Teacher:  79 Ways You Can Use Design to Transform Teaching and Learning

Cannon Design + VS Furniture + Bruce Mau Design

Abrams.  New York.  2010.  ISBN 978-0-8109-8998-6

 

Sustainable School Architecture: Design for Primary and Secondary Schools.

Lisa Gelfand

John Wiley & Sons.  Hoboken. 2010.  ISBN 0470445432

 

Evidence Based Design of Elementary and Secondary Schools.

Peter C Lippman

John Wiley & Sons.  Hoboken. 2010.  ISBN 0470289104

 

Going to Scale with New High School Designs

Joseph P McDonald, Emily Klein, Meg Robinson

Teachers College Press, New York, 2009.  ISBN 9780807749876

 

New Schools for New York: Plans and Precedents for Small Schools.

The Architectural League, New York.

Princeton Architectural Press.  New York.   1992.  ISBN 1-878271-03-2

 

 

MAGAZINES/BLOGS/REPORTS

A Primer for School Design in the 21st Century,

Architectural Record, January 2015, by Cathleen McGuigan, Editor in Chief

"Crowning Glory: Giancarlo Mazzanti designs a school in Colombia as a beacon and a catalyst for an overlooked neighborhood".  Pages 54-58.

 

"Go with the Flow: A forward-looking design expresses a commitment to collaboration and blurs the lines between work and play".  Wilkes Elementary School.  Bainbridge Island, WA.  Pages 92-97.

 

"Learning Curve:  A charter school in Atlanta unites junior and senior academics in a dynamic expression of imaginative teaching approaches".  Pages 104-109.

 

"Round the Clock: A longer school day prompted the client and architects to rethink the way education is delivered in Germany and how it is houssed". Ergolding Secondary School.  Pages 124-129.

DOCUMENTARIES/MOVIES/VIDEOS/TED TALKS

TEDxBloomington

 "The Wonder of Wonder: Stimulating Curiosity for Children"

May 4, 2011

 

Amy Yurko

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

BOOKS

Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education.

Ken Robinson

Viking Press.  New York.  2015.   ISBN 978-0-670-01671-6

 

 

MAGAZINES/BLOGS/REPORTS

Why Are Finland's Schools Successful?

Smithsonian.com, September, 2011

Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World.

Tony Wagner

Scribner, New York, 2012.  ISBN 978-1-4516-1149-6

 

The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best Schools Don’t Teach the New Survival Skills Our Children Need – and What We Can Do About It.

Tony Wagner

 Basic Books, New York, Revised Edition: 2014.  ISBN 978-0-465-05597-5

 

Our Greatest National Shame

Nicholas D. Kristof
The New York Times, February 14, 2009

 

 

DOCUMENTARIES/MOVIES/VIDEOS/TED TALKS

The Finland Phenomenon: Inside the World’s Most Surprising School System”.

documentary about education in Finland.

Tony Wagner

 New School Films.  2013. Four 15-minute segments:

 

Linking Architecture and Education: Sustainable Design of Learning Environments. Anne Taylor.

University of New Mexico Press.  Albuquerque.  2009.  ISBN 0-8263-3407-5

 

Linking Architecture and Student-Centered Learning Environments.

Anne Taylor.

TEDxABQ.  2013.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoSMYeAI87Q

TED Talks Education

May 11, 2013

 

John Legend

Rita Pierson

Dr. Ramsey Musallam

Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth

Bill Gates

Dr. Geoffrey Canada

Pearl Arredondo

Ken Robinson

 

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