Posts Tagged ‘classroom furniture’

Lecture Hall Furniture: Desks, Chairs, Lecterns, and More!

Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Whether you are outfitting a brand new lecture hall or you are remodeling an old campus landmark, the experts at Edwards and Hill Office Furniture can help you design and install the perfect lecture hall furniture for your school.

When it comes to outfitting a lecture hall, designers and administrators have more and more incredible furniture options available every day. It is crucial to think about the purpose of your learning space in mind before choosing lecture hall furniture. A general education lecture hall will have drastically different needs from a small STEM lecture space. Keep your technological and space requirements in mind when looking for furniture. Whether you are outfitting a brand new lecture hall or you are remodeling an old campus landmark, the experts at Edwards and Hill Office Furniture can help you design and install the perfect lecture hall furniture for your school.

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4 Classroom Design Strategies to Boost Student Engagement

Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Here are 4 classroom design strategies to boost student engagement and help your students make the most of the next school year.

With the school year coming to a close, it is time for educators and administrators to reflect on their strengths and areas of improvement from the last year. While educators must consult pedagogy and psychology for their analyses, an area that deserves more attention during this period of reflection is classroom design and its impact on student performance. Here are 4 classroom design strategies to boost student engagement.

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Classroom Design Tips

Thursday, December 13th, 2018
Classroom Design

Create an environment your students will love with these classroom design tips.

Classroom design is important because it can change the way students learn. School days are long and they can feel even longer for students when their learning environment isn’t comfortable. Because your students spend so much time at school, you should make sure it’s a suitable place. Classrooms have evolved over the years so they don’t have to be the uncomfortable places of the past. Innovations in classroom design have made it so that there are many ideas you can use in your classroom. A well-designed classroom can make a huge difference in the way students approach learning. Here are some strategies you can use to design your classroom.

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The Best Innovative Classroom Furniture And Design Ideas

Friday, August 10th, 2018
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With these innovative classroom furniture and design ideas, you can easily take your classroom into the 21st century.

Now that we are fully immersed in the Digital Age, it’s important that we also reconsider the ways we teach our students. When the subjects that we teach and the materials that we use to teach those subjects change, so must the classroom environment and design. Classroom design is much more important to the learning and teaching experience than you might assume. With these innovative classroom furniture and design ideas, you can easily take your classroom into the 21st century. (more…)

Tips for Planning an Efficient STEM Lab for Students of All Ages

Friday, May 11th, 2018
STEM lab

When looking for the best layout solutions for your STEM lab, these simple tips will lead you in the right direction.

Designing the perfect classroom layout is hard enough. Designing the ideal STEM lab creates entirely new drawbacks and has teachers asking different questions about how the room should be set up. When looking for the best layout solutions for your STEM lab, these simple tips will lead you in the right direction. (more…)

Education in the New Age Calls for High-Tech Furniture and Classroom Design

Friday, May 4th, 2018
education

With such rapid advancements in modern technology, it’s important that classrooms accommodate students’ needs to learn the basics of cutting-edge technology.

From pre-k to college, students are not learning the same ways that they were twenty years ago. Most schools utilize technology almost every day, maybe with most lessons, so the classroom should be designed accordingly. With such rapid advancements in modern technology, it’s important that classrooms accommodate students’ needs to learn the basics of cutting-edge technology. (more…)

Elementary Classroom Design Tips for the New Age

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
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Keep these classroom design tips in mind so that your students can reach their maximum potential both in and out of the classroom.

Teachers in the 21st century want to make sure that their students are getting the most out of their classroom experience. The way a classroom is designed is much more important to the ways in which students learn than you might realize. Obviously, schools are much different than they were 30 years ago, so why should the classroom design stay the same as when you were an elementary school student? Classrooms should be ready to accommodate the advancements in technology that will put students ahead of the academic game and be prepared for the next step in their scholastic futures. When designing an elementary or lower school classroom, keep these few things in mind so that your students can reach their maximum potential both in and out of your classroom.

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Tips for Buying Classroom Furniture

Friday, August 11th, 2017
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There several things you need to consider when buying classroom furniture.

Fall is creeping closer and closer every day, which means that kids across the country are preparing to head back to school. One of the most important things that many school systems are shifting their attention to is classroom furniture. Classroom furniture and the atmosphere in the classroom is starting to be known as the “third teacher,”.  When buying classroom furniture for your school or classroom, here are some of the things that you should keep in mind. (more…)

How School Libraries Have Evolved

Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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With the digital age, libraries have changed throughout time!

Libraries have existed for hundreds of years, but in today’s digital world, where we have at our fingertips access to an endless collection of information, a new standard of information literacy has emerged. And with this, we face a new digital divide, based on who has the skills to find and curate information and who does not. Nowadays, the wealth of information available to students is beyond vast. Access is global, but legitimate sources do vary. Rising to the challenge, libraries provide specialized and comprehensive programs to teach users how to identify and collect relevant information. This is especially true of school libraries, which are responsible for imparting skills that students will retain and use for the rest of their lives. (more…)

Perks Of Updating Classroom Furniture

Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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Creating a comfortable environment in the classroom begins with the furniture.

The key to maximizing student engagement and boosting attention span can be directly connected to updating classroom furniture. Education focus groups, with new research, have shown that classrooms that are more deliberately designed show a direct correlation to student’s interaction lead to more academic success. The focus leans toward a student’s perspective where their environment can impact their behavior; translated, this means classrooms should strive to have open spaces with ample room to adapt and rearrange, allowing the form to mirror the content of their curriculum. (more…)