Extensive community co-design transformed Fraser Avenue, Inverkeithing, into fuel-efficient housing in a community where children play in the street.
Shaping Scotland’s Learning Spaces - Policy, Projects and Partners: a short publication providing reflections on Education Buildings Awards 2019
Architecture and Design Scotland works with schools across the country. Our focus is to help explore and test ideas for new and existing spaces.
Case Study: Toilet design in the learning environment - the issue of school toilet provision and management has never been more prominent.
Our Lady of the Missions (OLM) wanted to innovate how they teach within their existing buildings.
How do learning spaces support children’s wellbeing? Clackmannanshire Council a programme to help pupils manage stress to be ready to learn.
Newton Primary school has a range of innovative setting for early years to P1 and P2. The next challenge was to create more variety for older pupils.
A key priority for West Dunbartonshire Council is to make sure that the schools make the best use of the available spaces.
These examples illustrate where architects and urban designers have reconciled functions of the individual house that are integral to placemaking.
A&DS has developed a series of Case Studies to illustrate how the Place Standard tool has been used within the planning process.