K-12 Spaces

Space Race: How Districts are Retooling Classrooms to Teach for the Knowledge Age

Article by: Center For Digital Education

"The new classrooms will have no formal “front.” Instead, they’ll be dominated by floor-to-ceiling interactive whiteboards. Wireless displays and flat screen televisions located throughout the room will let teachers present information or highlight student projects on the fly."

"Emerging classroom design considers furniture and fixtures, and then dives even deeper: Design supports peer-led learning, empowers digital discovery and gives the teacher new means for connecting to students."

"smart design of the physical space supports the more whiz-bang digital aspects of the modern classroom, making this a key starting point in the overall design discussion.

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Maegan Slowakiewicz