At Speyside High School, Moray, A&DS along with pupils and their teachers “hacked” the flexible space for three days: various settings were constructed, installed and tested before being evaluated by the school and community. The process and learning from the experience is recorded in this report.
Learn more about our work across the learning estate and our collaboration with local authorities to regenerate spaces for learning, by design.
Speyside High School - Flexible Space - Video
The story of making a fabulous space, with commitment, active engagement and a vision at Speyside High School, Moray
Prospect North travelling exhibition visited Speyside High School in Aberlour between 5-9 September 2016, and was visited by over 250 students and 40
The Tests of Change project aims to create excellent teaching and learning environments using Space Hacks and testing solutions in a learning space.
A&DS offers a design support to education authorities offering an external view, peer support, facilitation and learning networks.
Jack Dudgeon MSYP for Eastwood and Vice Chair of the Scottish Youth Parliament, asks designers to be radical when they create learning spaces.
Young People, wellbeing and creating better learning outcomes will be part of this year’s Education Buildings Conference in 2018.
An exhibition showcasing the work of the winners and shortlisted entries in the A&DS and RIAS Scottish Student Awards for Architecture 2018.
A leaflet summarising the learning from 20 individual Inspiring Please Spaces projects, supporting the Inspiring Learning Spaces publication.
In a series of articles we spoke to architects about what makes a great learning environment. Hear from Lucy Plumridge from HLM Architects.
Learning at the Heart of Communities: a newsletter summarising talks and shared learning from the Public Sector Client Forum event in October 2017.
A publication of lessons learned from the Inspiring Learning Spaces (ILS) initiative for those in the learning and estates community across Scotland.
Scotland has a wealth of design talent creating great learning environments: this blog series brings together a collection of these experiences.