Putting Space to the Test: The University of Amsterdam Plans for a Future-Facing New Library

Putting Space to the Test: The University of Amsterdam Plans for a Future-Facing New Library

When a university’s history extends back almost 400 years, tradition is an integral part of its identity. Yet, for any institution of learning in today’s world, no matter how old or how new, success depends on anticipating and responding to the needs and expectations of 21st-century students.

An Innovative College Experience in Kuwait

An Innovative College Experience in Kuwait

AIC was purposefully created to provide that kind of forward-facing learning and teaching environment. As Shaw explains, “When we began this journey, we knew our mission was to bring an authentic American experience to the future leaders of Kuwait. You can feel it the moment you walk through our doors.”

Healthcare Students Engage in New Classrooms

Healthcare Students Engage in New Classrooms

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences renovated their facility so that learning could happen anywhere, and as a result, students are collaborating and engaging in ways they haven’t seen before. Two PCHS faculty members share how they’ve observed students engaging in the new space.

Listen: Strategies + Techniques to Engage Students

Listen: Strategies + Techniques to Engage Students

Two educators passionate about active learning share their strategies and techniques for engaging students. Dr. Julie Marshall, teacher from South Carolina’s Saluda Trail Middle School, and Randy Hall, an educational technology facilitator at the Lower Hudson Regional Information Center in New York, discuss how to reimagine and reinvent classrooms to break down barriers, develop trust and prepare students for the future.

Classroom Makeover: Part II

Classroom Makeover: Part II

Active Learning Center Grant recipients study how their new space impacted educators and students in the first year.

Six Education + Work Trends from Generation iGen

Six Education + Work Trends from Generation iGen

iGen is the first generation to never have lived without fast-moving technology. Discover six trends that illustrate how this generation is changing education and the workplace.

Why Educators Are Better Together

Why Educators Are Better Together

Micro schools, team taught classes, design thinking practices. In this episode, why it’s so crucial for educators to learn from each other. Tom Vander Ark, CEO of Getting Smart and author of Better Together, joins Steelcase WorkSpace Futures researchers Aileen Strickland-McGee and Gaby Scarritt for a discussion centered around the power of networking in education.