Creating Comfortable Learning Environments
'All classrooms should have natural light and flexible furniture that enables students to feel like they are at home. A better environment feels like home.' Metin Ferhataglu, Director of Technology at Robert College, Istanbul, told us. This month find out how to create a cosy, comfortable environment that inspires learning.
Is This The Best Kindergarten In The World?
Fuji Kindergarten was showcased by the OECD as one of the best school buildings in the world and we’ve selected them to be one of our 100 examples of great innovations in education. What’s all the fuss about? We spoke...
Darina Garland: The Classroom Of Tomorrow Needs To Be Flexible And Unleash Creativity
Darina Garland is Co-Founder and Director of Suklaa Media & Education and Founder of Oppi Festival for global learning
Could Cafe Culture Hold The Secret To Better Classroom Design?
Coffee shops are filled with people hunched over laptops, typing away. Some sit at desks, others work off their laps sinking into comfy armchairs. We all like to work in different positions, which is what teacher Kayl...
Sophie Deen: It’s Really Important To Teach Kids To Question Everything
Sophie Deen is CEO of Bright Little Labs, a children’s media company which makes educationally valuable, gender-neutral, and ethically made books, apps, and games for kids.
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Cynthia Campoy Brophy
Cynthia Campoy Brophy is the founder and executive director of ArtworxLA, founded in 1992, and formally known as the HeArt Project. ArtworxLA addresses the high school dropout crisis in Los Angeles through a long-term...
Alistair Smith is director of Education and learning strategist at the learning technologies provider, Frog. Smith has twenty-five years of experience in education and is also an experienced sports performance consult...
Sir John Holman
Sir John Holman is President of the Royal Society of Chemistry and an Emeritus Professor at the University of York, UK. He is the founding director of the UK’s National Science Learning Centre.
Laura Kirsop is the Product Manager at FutureLearn, a high-quality online education provider that offers free courses from universities and specialist organizations.
Will Richardson is the author of a popular education blog at willrichardson.com as well as the co-founder of ModernLearners.com.
Johan Brand is the Founder, Chief Strategy Officer and Board Director of Kahoot!, one of the fastest growing learning brands in the world.
Rafe Esquith is an awarded American teacher and founder of the Hobart Shakespeareans.
Professor Averil Macdonald, Chair of Science Engagement at the University of Reading.
Metin Ferhatoglu Director of Technology at Robert College, Istanbul.
Erika Brodnock is the Founder and CEO of Karisma Kidz