Essentials Magazine Essentials Spring 2018 - Page 30

Intentional Space Design Designing BY ROBERT DILLON Brain-Friendly Learning Spaces A eading space design isn’t another thing to add to the already busy schedule for school leaders, but it is an essential lever of change that can support all of the initiatives in the building. It is a comprehensive effort to rethink space design. Leading space design will grow the school’s capacity for change, promote a healthy learning culture, and garner the support of the greater community. It goes well beyond conversations about how new furniture, hacked furniture and flex- ible seating can change the learning in the classroom. 30 essentials | spring 2018