#Cultivating Effective Learning Spaces

How can we #cultivate effective learning spaces to start the new school year? After my first attempt one year ago at using a theme to guide my classroom design (see previous post Dare to Ditch Desks) I decided to build on my previous learning and incorporate more purposeful design approach based on an ideas from…

Dare to Ditch Desks: Week 1

“Look at your learning space with 21st century eyes: Does it work for what we know about learning today, or just for what we know about learning in the past?” Sir Ken Robinson: The Third Teacher (2010) This year I decided to take a big risk… I removed half the desks from my classroom. [This…