Education is rapidly evolving, and outdated facilities are proving unsuitable for pedagogies that lead to real-world success. Impactful trends like technology and globalization require thoughtful reconsideration of the educational experience.

To better reflect the challenges and realities of the world we know today, as well as the possibilities of tomorrow, educators are embracing a more active and immersive style of instruction – engaging with students, leveraging technology and exploring more and varied educational strategies.

Today’s education environments must:
Support multi-cultural learning experiences
Accommodate a variety of student learning preferences
Embrace virtual and physical social networks
Offer a wide range of life experiences

EDUCATION TRENDS

LEARNER-CENTRIC
SPACE
TECHNOLOGY
ATTRACT + RETAIN
ECOSYSTEM

LEARNER-CENTRIC

SHIFT TO A LEARNER-CENTRIC ENVIRONMENT
How can the campus be designed to truly enhance active learning?

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SPACE

SPACE OPTIMIZATION
How can space be optimized to support a range of instructor and learner needs?

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TECHNOLOGY

READINESS TO SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY
How can schools leverage technology to augment the learning experience?

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ATTRACT + RETAIN

ATTRACT + DEVELOP + RETAIN
How can space positively influence your brand to attract, develop and retain students and instructors?

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ECOSYSTEM

ACTIVE LEARNING ECOSYSTEM

Come together:
Bring people from multiple buildings and campus together with technology to connect teams distributed around the world.

Control and choice:
Create a range of spaces and allow people to study in whatever location they learn best; offer a mix of private and public spaces for faculty and students.

Amp up or down:
Allow faculty and students to choose the amount of sensory stimulation they want at different times.

Ready to learn more?
View Planning Ideas for spaces on campus.

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