• Oct
    16

    Children and Motion Media

    According to Dr. Dieter Breithecker, MA ( Head of the Federal Institute on the Development of Posture & Exercise in Germany and  a member of ”Ergonomics for Children & Educational Environment”), through his talk “Bodies in Motion:  Designing Healthy School Environments as the Third Teacher” – or “Bodies in (e-) Motion”, spaces should inspire the body, mind and soul of the child.  There is a...

    Tags: 21st century learning, Architecture, Education
  • Oct
    02

    Pedagogy of Space Media

    This was the title of David Stubb's talk at the VS Furniture North American Days.  David created the Shift+ furniture for VS after seeing a need for more flexible and adaptable furniture in his own school district in Athens, GA.    He literally started making shapes, getting rid of all of the squares and rectangles commonly found in school furniture up to that point, in his...

    Tags: 21st century learning, Architecture, Education