New “Social Distancing” collection of learning space layouts, specs, and planning resources in FLEXspace

Safe Distancing
As the name implies, the Flexible Learning Environments eXchange is a place where we can openly exchange ideas about learning spaces (technology, facilities, pedagogy), especially helpful during the time of social distancing and dynamic hybrid/flexible modalities as many campuses are making plans for summer facilities projects. Clearly, during this pandemic as...

Horizon Report 2017 – Rethinking Library Spaces

According to the latest Horizon Report: Library Edition 2017: “The transformation of physical spaces is an ongoing trend within higher education. Listed as a long-term trend in the NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Library Edition, the 2017 expert panelists believe that the reconceptualization of library spaces is maturing. Recent studies...

The Evolution of FLEXspace: Help Us Make This a Reality!

Take a look at our Sponsorship Tiers Info Card that details our plans for expansion, and how sponsors can help support us! The Tool: FLEXspace is an integrated planning tool that supports university personnel throughout various stages of the ideation and (re)design process. FLEXspace helps: Improve process efficiencies and the effectiveness of...

Content Is King! The latest from #NMC16

Core team member, Lisa Stephens, is hearing about all sorts of great learning space designs at #NMC16.  For example, hear what Tom Haymes, Director of Technology at Houston Community College, has to say about learning space design. He talks about “how buildings learn” and more at http://www.nmc.org/blog/99-invisible-technology-design-and-communication/. And, Tom recommends a great podcast “99% Invisible,” for...