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Evolution of Classroom Design

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This awesome graphic from an article in Wired Magazine shows the evolution of office spaces:

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The article says popular design has shifted from the “efficiency and oversight” driven Taylorism of the early 1900s to “sociability” driven networking spaces. What about the design of our classrooms? Have we transformed our classroom spaces to meet our changing social, political, and educational goals?

(Thanks to @DukeXC on Twitter for the link)

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Written by TeacherC

11 April 2009 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Design

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