Drive Change and Innovate

Mike Kelly, Library Space Development Manager at The University of Manchester Library, attended our Design & Management of Learning Environments Conference in London and subsequently published this blog post on the event. Here's the first few paragraphs: read the post in full on the University's Library Services Blog.  "I recently attended the Design and Management of … Continue reading Drive Change and Innovate

Live Blog – Design & Management of Learning Environments, 16 May 2019

We're blogging the day's action from our Learning Environments Conference live, here, on Thursday 16 May 2019! Bookmark this page and follow the Live Blog from 9.45am! Join in with #LearnEnvConf Come along in person! You can register to attend anytime up until 9am on 16 May on this page. (If you have trouble viewing … Continue reading Live Blog – Design & Management of Learning Environments, 16 May 2019

The Role of Psychoacoustics in Designing Learning Environments

Nigel Oseland, Workplace Unlimited, and Colin Campbell, Saint-Gobain Ecophon, speaking at the Design & Management of Learning Environments 2018, on the early findings of their literature review on classroom noise and teacher personality. Despite resistance to open plan classrooms in the UK, the movement towards innovative learning environments continues in parts of Europe, especially Scandinavia, … Continue reading The Role of Psychoacoustics in Designing Learning Environments

The Workplace Zoo

In his introduction to our recent Workplace Trends Autumn Conference in London: People, Place, Performance, Nigel Oseland referred to the Workplace Zoo. Here's his original blog post from back in 2012 - still as relevant today for the workplace and learning environments as it was then then.  I visited Colchester Zoo over the Christmas holidays and was really … Continue reading The Workplace Zoo