The interdependence of school architecture with teaching methods, the role of digital media and the smart use of available space, not merely to facilitate the learning process but to stimulate it, are now part of the education landscape.
While schools and colleges are closed for the Summer, safety and compliance are two topics that should be top of the syllabus, as Gary Nicholls, Managing Director of Swiftclean Building Services, explains.
JJ Food Service is an Award-winning independent, family-owned foodservice wholesaler delivering from 11 branches across the UK to customers that include schools, restaurants, local authorities and more.
TG Escapes design bespoke modular eco buildings for schools and colleges that encourage a connection with the natural world; create opportunities for outdoor learning and promote environmental citizenship. They use biophilic design principles which incorporate natural elements buildings at every available opportunity, offering occupants an opportunity to connect with nature and natural light. Optional sedum roofs support wildlife and reduce rain water run off.
Leading joinery manufacturer, Scotts of Thrapston, offers a dedicated range of timber framed education buildings to cater for the increasing demand for additional classroom space in the nation’s schools.
In a busy education environment, demands on teaching, administration and management staff are intense and it’s easy to forget those people in the background who ensure that the classrooms, buildings and grounds are kept in a clean, safe and welcoming condition.