I will be adding to this collection as I come across more content.
Books and Resources
- The Third Teacher
- The Language of School Design: Design Patterns for 21st Century Schools
- Blueprint for Tomorrow: Redesigning Schools for Student-Centered Learning
- American Architectural foundation- Design For Learning
- Design Share: Designing for the Future of Learning
Gallery of Innovation
This is a gallery of learning spaces collected from my travels and targeted searches of the Internet.
Stuart Hall & Convent of the Sacred Heart (San Francisco) A collection of photos from various learning spaces at Stuart Hall & Convent of the Sacred Heart.
- Carnegie Mellon Design: This site contains images of many of their design spaces within the school.
- Blog Post by Master’s Student studying pedagogy and learning space design. There are many images here of different spaces.
- High Tech High School, San Diego. This is a blog post with photos by someone from Purdue Polytechnic who visited.
- Work spaces at Lumosity office. Here, each of the workspaces listed are open spaces that can be used by anyone and they range from conference rooms, to quite libraries to open common spaces. Where do you want to work today?
- Tips from Edutopia on creating modern learning spaces
- The Third Teacher: This is a design firm that specializes on design of modern classrooms. They also have a large collection of their past projects to illustrate their work. Good source for ideas.
- York University Learning Commons. This is a post that includes multiple images from the learning commons at York University
- Library Learning Commons on Pinterest. You will need to log in to see the full collection.
- RLPS Architects: site includes images of one of their learning commons project at Murray library, Messiah College.
- Learning Commons inside library at Tec de Monterrey, Mexico City
- Inside Look: Libraries– Learning Commons. This is a nice collection of images.