Inspiring a Lifetime of Learning
Surfaces that are engaging, enduring, and easy to maintain will be of the utmost importance to schools looking to make wise long-term investments for their future.
But fitting 21st century learning into 20th century buildings remains a fundamental challenge. Since the average age of a public school is 44 years, there is a strong market need to modernize schools to support today's ongoing evolution in teaching.
And according to research conducted by the World Economic Forum, the demand for "human" skills—including active learning and analytical thinking—is growing fast.
Which is why education facilities that thrive will be designed to inspire students in a way that enables collaboration, ideation, creativity and critical thinking.