Courtesy: Legat Architects
Stantec, DLR Group, and PBK top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest K-12 sector archi...read more
When the design of early learning centers is grounded in the science of developmental psychology...read more
View from classrooms (Building A) to learning platforms and play area at the Awty International School in Houston. Photo: Shepley Bulfinch
Shepley Bulfinch designed the 75,000-sf campus.
School structures offer a unique opportunity as they can often double as community centers and se...read more
London is creating and redeveloping spaces with strong cultural offerings. Image © Mike Stezycki.
What does Good Growth mean and how do we set about achieving it?
Metrics suggest correlation between key design strategies and occupant satisfaction and building...read more
Photo courtesy of Windover Construction
CBT Architects and Windover Construction collaborated on the adaptive reuse project for Middlesex...read more
Flexible, modern classrooms should be viewed as a key element of a sound financial strategy, prod...read more
The LEED Platinum and Zero Net Energy Verified building minimizes energy use via its site orienta...read more
Active design can be incorporated into any facility or campus with a few simple steps.
Photo courtesy of C.F. Møller
C.F. Møller designed the building to create a connection between the school premises and the surr...read more
Screen shot from a VR walkthrough of the SMMA-designed Somerville (Mass.) High School.
Two recent client VR sessions yielded a number of lessons learned for the design team, particular...read more
Rendering courtesy of DES Architects + Engineers
Design Tech High School, located on Oracle Corporation’s Headquarters campus, will span 64,000 sf...read more
Exterior of the Silber Center, designed by Ziger/Snead Architects.
Students learn environmental skills, natural resource management, urban agriculture, and water qu...read more
Maker spaces, dry-erase walls, and flexible furniture highlight Kinkaid’s new Learning Center....
Robert Benson Photography
Gold Award: Community involvement was paramount as Newtown, Conn., replaced the school where a ma...read more
A “learning stair” will connect the cafeteria to the main level.
In collaboration with room2learn, NAC launched a campaign aimed at crowd-sourcing information on...read more
Students are helping drive change by focusing on the future.
Rendering courtesy LMN Architects
The building will provide 74,289 sf of space across its five-story classroom bar.
School districts that invested in their athletic facilities over the last few years have seen a t...read more
With California’s increasingly busy—and costly—construction market, it’s becoming more difficult...read more
Cherry Crest Elementary School, Bellevue, Wash. Photo: NAC Architecture
The art of designing schools lies not in just understanding what makes a functional classroom, bu...read more
Portola High School, Irvine (Calif.) Unified School District. Photo: Lawrence Anderson
What is school branding and why is it important? HMC Architects’ James Krueger and Barbara Perez...read more
Anderson-Livsey is a K-5 school located about 30 minutes East of Atlanta in Gwinnett County and h...read more
Photo courtesy of Cuningham Group
The hall offers bountiful natural light with enough space to build large-scale projects.
An aerial view of the Susan B. Anthony School in Daly City, Calif., one of the signature projects of Deems Lewis McKinley, which specializes in K-12 design. Image: DLM
The combination is expected to bolster HED’s presence in northern California and the K-12 sector....
Winthrop, Mass., combined its middle and high schools into a new 189,500-sf, $64 million building. Students study Viking history and work in groups to build Norse-themed artifacts in the annual Viking Longships program (the Viking is the school mascot). HMFH was the architect. Courtesy of Ed Wonsek.
Bigger buildings, more outdoor space, and greater involvement from the private sector are among t...read more
Stoddert Elementary & Community Center, in Washington D.C., features a computer lab rotation design that provides students individual access to technology.
AEC teams are being asked to design and build schools with enough flexibility to adapt to changin...read more
Spending on Construction Put in Place has almost completely recovered from the hit it took during the recession. But spending in the Education sector continues to be well below its latest peak. Image: JLL
Post-recession slump suggests a settling in at a “normal” level similar to the mid aughts.