A range of innovative learning space and furniture.
The role of teachers is evolving to better prepare learners for the future workforce, and new approaches to classroom design are supporting this shift to student-centric learning. (NMC/CoSN Horizon Report 2017 K-12 Edition)
For more information, visit NMC/CoSN Horizon Report 2017 K-12 Edition
Innovative learning space:
- is mobile, flexible, varied and connected
- provides students with choice in where and how they learn
- can be adapted to accommodate learning modes and technology
- provides optimum learning conditions such as temperature, light and acoustics
- supports opportunities for students to learn independently and in small and large groups
- supports collaborative learning and teaching for students and teachers.
Support with learning space
Futures Learning offer the following professional learning tools to support transition to innovative learning space:
- Learning space toolkit
- Flexible Learning Space by Design - 5 hours of NESA registered professional development
- Flexible Learning Space by Design (online) - 5 hours of NESA registered professional development
- Flexible Learning Space by Design for Teacher Librarians - Teacher Identified Professional Development.
The Department advises schools to refer to procurement guidelines, school classroom furniture (staff only) for purchasing and safety standards advice.