Education Matters

Stefanie Gaspari

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Space matters: How learning environments can improve academic performance

Posted by Stefanie Gaspari on Dec 3, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Consciously or not, a space sets the stage for how we work, study and play. Make Space authors Scott Doorley and Scott Witthoft, both of Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design, suggest space is the ‘body language’ of an organisation and, when designed with intent, can contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration.

Space matters.

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Topics: Boys' education, All boys education, Libraries

How important are school libraries in the 21st century?

Posted by Stefanie Gaspari on Nov 23, 2015 5:30:00 PM

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 around who has the skills to find and curate information and who does not.

It’s no longer a debate about who has access to a device and who doesn’t.

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Topics: Literacy