WESTERN SPRINGS COLLEGE
Nga Puna O Waiorea
Research & Reports  

Becoming A New School - Research and Reports

This section features recent research and reports on modern learning environments from a variety of different sources

Modern Learning Environments (.pdf)
Core Education - Tatai Aho Rau http://core-ed.org
Mark Osborne
April 2013

Research into the connection between built learning spaces and student outcomes (.pdf)
State of Victoria Dept of Education and Early Childhood Development
Literature review Paper No. 22
June 2011

21st Century Learning Environments (.pdf)
OECD Report
2006

Supporting future oriented learning & teaching - A New Zealand Approach(.pdf)
R Bolstad & J Gilbert (New Zealand Council for Educational Research)
2012

Adaptable Learning Spaces and their impact on Learning (pdf)
Herman Milller Design - Research Report
2009

Learning Spaces (web publication)
Diana G. Oblinger, Editor
2006

Learning to be a New School: Building a Curriculum for New Times (.pdf)
Report on Albany Senior High School
Rosemary Hipkins, NZCER
2011

 
Links
 
Modern Learning Environments:
Images of recently designed and constructed New Zealand schools
 
Design Ideas:
Architects' views on modern learning environments
 
Research & Reports:
Reports into developing modern learning environments
 
Other Schools' Development Journeys:
View other trailblazing examples
 
Community Consultation:
Be involved in our development
 
Feedback:
ournewschool@wsc.school.nz