13 July 2012

Lessons Learned from Australia - Philip Idle in Copenhagen

Philip Idle has been invited to speak in October in Copenhagen, Denmark on 'Lessons Learned in Australia - Challenges in Schools of the Future'. The conference theme 'School Buildings of the Future' will bring together participants from Denmark, Sweden, Norway and other Nordic countries to focus on insights into the future of teaching and learning environments.


13July2012

A new publication has been released featuring Peter Lippman's chapter on 'Preschool and Kindergarten Designs'

A new publication by the IDB Education Network has been released featuring Peter Lippman's chapter on 'Preschool and Kindergarten Designs'. Peter discusses the influence of design on learning outcomes based on his research and showcasing many projects including the Montessori School in Kingsley by EIW Architects. The Inter-American Development Bank organised an event held in Chile in 2010 entitled Infrastructure and Learning in the Twenty-First Century with a focus on school buildings that promote learning, ensure safety and protect the enviornment. www.iadb.org/education