Planning & Design

There are many factors that influence the design of effective and efficient learning environments.  Learn more about site selection and space planning; meeting the needs of urban, suburban and rural communities; historic preservation and adaptive reuse; accessibility, design guidelines, and more.



  • Design Impacts Behavior...Behavior Shapes Place

    In this session we will look at how educational spaces, as well as the learner, have evolved significantly over the last few years, and how building interiors and design, along with the right furnishings and equipment can support the educational experience.

  • Impact On Learning

    Find out about the current research and trends affecting facilities and design and specific solutions that can impact the educational environment.


  • Live and Learn

    FOCUS: Live and Learn

    Learn more about the impact facilities have on how a student learns and how they feel.

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